Composition A La Toupie
Artwork: Composition A La Toupie
Size: 65.4 x 46.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1929
Marks: Signed and dated 'F.LIGHTWEIGHT.29 '(bottom right);signed, dated, titled and signed 'composition I. STATE.F. LIGHT.29 Sincerely F. LEGER '(on the back)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: James Johnson Sweeney, New York; Perls Galleries, New York; Dr Robert E. Rothenberg, Etats-Unis (acquis aupres de celle-ci en 1969); Collection particuliere, Etats-Unis (par descendance); vente, Christie's, New York, 5 mai 2004, lot 297; Galerie Fabien Boulakia, Paris; Acquis aupres de celle-ci par le proprietaire actuel en fevrier 2005
Exhibition history: New York, Perls Galleries, Fernand Leger, Oil Paintings, novembre-decembre 1968, no. 11 (illustre)

Christie's Paris

Date: 2019-10-17
Lot Number: 3
Low Estimate: $326670 [+26%]
High Estimate: $544450 [-24%]
Hammer Price: $413782
Sold For: $507427