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    Sale 7601

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    25 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 203

    Fernand Léger (1881-1955)

    Partie de campagne

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Fernand Léger (1881-1955)
    Partie de campagne
    signed with the initials and dated 'FL 50' (lower right)
    brush and India ink and white gouache on paper
    12 5/8 x 19¾ in. (32.2 x 50 cm.)
    Executed in 1950


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    Provenance

    Blaise Cendrars, a gift from the artist, and thence by descent to the present owners.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE SWISS COLLECTION