Fernand Leger

Lot Details

Lot 49
Fernand Leger
French, 1881-1955
Mere et Enfant, 1953
Inscribed Je certifie que cette gouache est une oeuvre authentique de F. Leger/12 Mai 1956/N. Leger on the verso; also inscribed No. 505 "La femme et l'infant" and ph 4185/N 81/O,59, on the backing
Gouache with traces of pencil on paper
24 1/4 x 20 1/4 inches (61.6 x 51.4 cm)

Provenance:
Galerie Adrien Maeght, Paris, no. BAC 633
Sotheby's, New York, Jul. 1, 1987, lot 574
Judy Smith Interiors, Harrison, NY, acquired from the above on Aug. 20, 1987

The Comité Léger can deliver, on request of the buyer, a certificate of inclusion in the catalogue raisonné in preparation.


Estimate: $120,000 - $180,000
Unsold

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Additional Notes & Condition Report

Handling creases; taped to mat from to verso corners; discoloration along the outer edges; creases, wear and tiny tears scattered along the edges; 3/4 inch tear at left center edge; tape stains along the edges on the verso.


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Estimate: $120,000 - $180,000
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Impressionist & Modern Art / Post-War & Contemporary Art

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