5 February 2009
Fernand Léger (1881-1955)
signed with the initials, dated and inscribed 'DEAUV.AOûT 50 F.L' (lower right)
gouache, watercolour, pen and ink over pencil on paper
11 3/8 x 15 in. (29 x 38 cm.)
Executed in August 1950 in Deauville
Galerie Europe, Paris (no. 198; photo no. 38838).
Svensk-Franska Konstgalleriet, Stockholm, by March 1961.
Galerie Bonnier, Lausanne, from May 1961.
Acquired at the above in 1961 and thence by descent to the present owner.
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Stockholm, Svensk-Franska Konstgalleriet, Fernand Léger, March 1961, no. 21.
Lausanne, Galerie Bonnier, Fernand Léger, May - June 1961, no. 18.
(probably) Geneva, Musée de l'Athénée, Leger, July - October 1979.
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