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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 170

    Fernand Leger (1881-1955)

    Femme lisant

    Price Realised  

    Fernand Leger (1881-1955)
    Femme lisant
    signed, dated and indistinctly inscribed 'F Leger ... Mai 50' (lower right)
    gouache and brush and black ink on paper squared for transfer
    14¾ x 10 7/8 in. (37.5 x 30.2 cm.)
    Painted in May 1950


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    Provenance

    Saidenberg Gallery, New York.
    Acquired from the above by the family of the present owner, circa 1950s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION