VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
André Lejard and thence by descent.
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 13 December 1991, lot 82.
G. Bauquier, Fernand Léger, Catalogue raisonné 1938-1943, Paris, 1998, no. 1018 (illustrated p. 75; titled 'Nature morte aux six fruits').