Artwork: Femmes
Size: 64.2 x 48.5 cm
Medium: Brush and india ink on paper
Creation year: 1939
Marks: Signed with initials and dated 'F.L. 39' (lower right)
Category: Drawings
Provenance: Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), Paris (by 1958); Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 July 1987, lot 510; Galerie Jan Krugier, New York; Private collection, France; Anon. sale, Sotheby's, Paris, 8 December 2010, lot 67; Acquired at the previous sale by the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris (Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler), F. Leger: Dessins et Gouaches, 1909-1955, February-March 1958, no. 54 (illustrated); Hamburg, Kunsthalle, Franzosische Zeichnungen des XX. Jahrhunderts, September-November 1959, p. 19, no. 143

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 208
Low Estimate: $50000
High Estimate: $70000
Hammer Price: Not Sold