Femme portant une statuette
Artwork: Femme portant une statuette
Size: 64.6 x 50.2 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1925
Marks: Signed and dated 'F. LÉGER 25' (lower right); signed and dated again and titled 'F.LEGER 25 Femme portant une statuette' (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie l'Effort Moderne (Léonce Rosenberg), Paris (acquired from the artist); Yvonne Zervos, Paris (acquired from the previous); Perls Galleries, New York (acquired from the previous, June 1952); Janie C. Lee Gallery, Houston; Acquired from the previous by the present owner, January 1979
Exhibition history: New York, Perls Galleries, Fernand Léger, October-November 1952, no. 7 (illustrated); Houston, Institute for the Arts, Rice University, Léger: Our Contemporary, April-June 1978, p. 29, no. 13 (illustrated); Houston, The Menil Collection, Byzantine Things in the World, May-August 2013

Christie's New York

Date: 2016-11-16
Lot Number: 6B