Le Campeur, 1Er Etat
Artwork: Le Campeur, 1Er Etat
Size: 162 x 130 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1954
Marks: Signed F.Leger. and dated 54 (lower right); titled, signed F. Leger. and dated 54 (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Galerie Maeght, Paris (acquired from the artist); Ira Haupt, New Jersey (acquired before 1962 and sold: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, January 13, 1965, lot 30); Nathan Cummings, New York (acquired at the previous sale); Private Collection, New York (acquired circa 1985 and sold: Sotheby's, New York, May 3, 2005, lot 29); Acquired at the previous sale
Exhibition history: New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Fernand Leger: Five Themes and Variations, 1962, no. 69, illustrated in the catalogue; Vienna, Museum des 20. Jarhunderts, Leger, 1968; New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1971; Chicago, The Art Institute, Major Works from the Collection of Nathan Cummings, 1973, no. 60; New York, Acquavella Galleries, Fernand Léger, 1987, no. 49; Stuttgart, Staatsgalerie, Fernand Leger, Zeichnungen, Bilder, Zyklen 1930-1955, 1988, no. 110, illustrated in color in the catalogue; London, The Whitechapel Art Gallery, Fernand Leger, The Later Years, 1988, no. 51, illustrated in color in the catalogue

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-05-14
Lot Number: 5
Low Estimate: $6000000 [+16%]
High Estimate: $8000000 [-12%]
Hammer Price: $7000000
Sold For: $8237000