45
45
Fernand Léger
NATURE MORTE (LE COMPAS)
Estimate
2,000,0003,000,000
LOT SOLD. 2,032,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
45
Fernand Léger
NATURE MORTE (LE COMPAS)
Estimate
2,000,0003,000,000
LOT SOLD. 2,032,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Fernand Léger
1881 - 1955
NATURE MORTE (LE COMPAS)
Signed and dated F. LEGER/26 (lower right); titled, signed and dated NATURE MORTE/F. LEGER/26 on the reverse
Oil on canvas
35 1/2 by 25 3/4 in.
90 by 65 cm
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Provenance

Galerie Simon, Paris

Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris

G.F. Reber, Lausanne

Galerie Köller, Zurich

Private collection (sold: Sotheby's New York, November 14, 1984, lot 61)

Sidney Janis Gallery, New York (acquired at the above sale)

Sale: Christie's New York, April 30, 1996, lot 45

Private Collection (acquired at the above sale)

Exhibited

New York, The Sidney Janis Gallery, Exhibition of Paintings by Fernand Léger, 1984-85, no. 20A

New York, Helly Nahmad Gallery, Fernand Léger, 2005, no. 13

 

Literature

George Waldemar, Fernand Léger, L'Amour de L'Art, Paris, août 1926, illustrated p. 263

George Waldemar, Fernand Léger, Paris, 1929, illustrated p. 19

George Bauquier, Fernand Léger, Catalogue Raisonné de l'Oeuvre Peint, vol. III, no. 459, illustrated p. 117

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