• Impressionist/Modern Works on  auction at Christies

    Sale 2312

    Impressionist/Modern Works on Paper Featuring Property from the Collection of Mrs Sidney F. Brody

    5 May 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 264

    Fernand Leger (1881-1955)

    Composition aux fruits

    Price Realised  

    Fernand Leger (1881-1955)
    Composition aux fruits
    signed with initials and dated 'F.L. 6. 38' (lower right)
    gouache and brush and India ink on colored paper
    9 7/8 x 12 3/8 in. (25.1 x 31.4 cm.)
    Painted in June 1938


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    Provenance

    Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York (acquired from the artist).
    Acquavella Modern Art, New York.
    Private collection (acquired from the above); sale, Christie's, New York, 5 November 2003, lot 133.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTOR