Sale 16PT03 | Lot 66

Fernand Leger

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art

Lot Details

Lot 66
Fernand Leger
French, 1881-1955
Le Bonheur
Signed with initials F.L. (lr); also inscribed No G.503. (65 x 50) Le bonheur (etude) on the verso in ink and 4271/96 in pencil on the verso
Brush, India ink, and gouache over pencil on paper
25 3/8 x 19 1/8 inches (60.4 x 48.6 cm)

Provenance:
Atelier of the artist
Galerie Maeght, Paris, 1959

Exhibited:
New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Fernand Leger: Five Themes and Variations, Feb. 28 - Apr. 29, 1962, cat. no. 64

Accompanied by a photo-certificate from the Galerie Maeght


C The Eileen & Herbert C. Bernard Collection

Estimate: $250,000 - $400,000
Sold for $322,000 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Hinged to the mount upper right and upper left; repaired one inch tear lower left corner; small crease upper left; paper slightly toned; otherwise good condition.


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Estimate: $250,000 - $400,000
Sold for $322,000 (includes buyer's premium)

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