Le Chandelier Sur Fond Jaune
Artwork: Le Chandelier Sur Fond Jaune
Size: 50.3 x 65 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1950
Marks: Signed F. LEGER and dated 50 (lower right); inscribed Le chandelier sur fond jaune, signed F. LEGER and dated 50 (on the reverse)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Fernand Graindorge, Liege; Oscar Mairlot, Brussels; Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Eindhoven, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Graindorge Musee des Beaux-Arts, 1954, no. 28; Basel, Kunsthalle, Collection Fernand Graindorge, 1954, no. 76; Liege, Musee de l'art wallon, Leger, Matisse, Picasso, Miro, Laurens, Magnelli, Arp, Hartung, Jacobsen, 1958, no. 25 (titled Nature morte au chandelier, fond jaune); Malines, Cultureel Centrum Burgemeester A. Spinoy, Fernand Leger, 1979, no. 85; Biot, Musee national Fernand Leger, reConnaitre Fernand Leger, la ceramique, 2000, no. 41, illustrated in the catalogue p.27