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    Sale 11793

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    23 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 126

    Fernand Léger (1881-1955)

    Nadia

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Fernand Léger (1881-1955)
    Nadia
    stamped with the initials 'F.L.' (lower right)
    brush and India ink on paper
    25 1/2 x 19 in. (64.9 x 48.3 cm.)
    Executed circa 1948-1952


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    Provenance

    Galerie de l’Elysée (Alex Maguy), Paris (no. 1687).
    Private collection, Europe, by 1979, and thence by descent to the present owners.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTION


    Literature

    J. Cassou & J. Leymarie, Fernand Léger, Drawings and Gouaches, London, 1973, no. 258, p. 175 (illustrated).