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    Sale 2046

    Impressionist and Modern Art Day Sale

    6 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 144

    Fernand Leger (1881-1955)

    Vase rouge à feuille verte

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    Fernand Leger (1881-1955)
    Vase rouge à feuille verte
    signed and stamped 'F. LEGER F. LEGER 51 BIOT (A.M.)' (on the reverse)
    painted and glazed ceramic
    13 7/8 x 12 3/8 in. (35.2 x 31.4 cm.)
    Executed in 1951


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    According to the Galerie Louise Leiris archives, there are four recorded versions of this work, each one uniquely painted.

    Mr. Quentin Laurens has confirmed this work is recorded in the Galerie Louise Leiris archives under the photo number 6796, stock 14350.

    Provenance

    Galerie Louise Leiris, Paris.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 23 February 1993, lot 96.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Saleroom Notice

    Mr. Quentin Laurens has confirmed this work is recorded in the Galerie Louise Leiris archives under the photo number 6796, stock 14350.