Sale 16PT03 | Lot 67

Fernand Leger

Catalogue: Impressionist & Modern Art
Fernand Leger

Lot Details

Lot 67
Fernand Leger
French, 1881-1955
Etude Pour "Les Plongeurs" (Divers)
Signed with initials F. L. and dated 42/(2e etat) (lr)
Brush and India ink over pencil on paper
21 1/2 x 29 inches (54.6 x 73.7 cm)

Acquired directly from the artist
Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, purchased Apr. 8, 1964, lot 35

New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1966, no. 15, traveling exhibition 1966-1967

C The Eileen & Herbert C. Bernard Collection

Estimate: $150,000 - $300,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Glued along the edges to the mount; small glued tear lower right; areas of pale gouache along the top margin, 6 inches and 4 inches at the lower right margin, most probably reworking by the artist; staining around the edges and on areas of the sheet, lower right

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Estimate: $150,000 - $300,000

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Impressionist & Modern Art

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