23 March 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,062
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 700
After Fernand Léger (1881-1955)
Couple et Soleil
lithograph in colours, on watermarked Rives wove paper, with printed signature, numbered in pencil 165/300, with 'the Fernand Leger Musee' blinstamp, wide margins, a deckle edge at the lower margin, mount and time stained, a 15mm. tear to the upper right sheet edge, remains of tape along the sheet edges verso (L. 427 x 595 mm., S. 546 x 755 mm.); together with Les trois Soeurs et Enfant au Accordeon from Album of 10 Serigraphs (Saphire E11), screenprint in colours, 1954-55, on Arches watermarked wove paper, with 'F. Léger Serigraphie' blindstamp, numbered 718/1000, with margins, a deckle edge to the top, time and mount stained, some foxing on the reverse
L. 453 x 340 mm., S. 553 x 380 mm. (2)
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