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Le Grand Dejeuner

Fernand Leger-Le Grand Dejeuner-1921

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Le Grand Dejeuner
Size:
65.2 x 92 cm
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Creation Year:
1921
Marks
Signed and dated 'F. LEGER 21' (lower right)
Category :
Painting
Provenance :
Galerie l'Effort Moderne (Leonce Rosenberg), Paris (by 1924); Jacques Zoubaloff, Paris; sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 27 November 1935, lot 143; Private collection, France; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired from the previous, 9 July 1966); Private collection, United States (acquired from the previous, 25 May 1967); Stephen Hahn, New York (by 1985 and until at least 1991); Private collection (acquired from the previous); Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 2007
Exhibition History :
Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Presence des Maitres, June-September 1967, no. 34 (illustrated in color; titled La Dinette and dated 1922); New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., Fernand Leger, October-December 1987, p. 78, no. 29 (illustrated in color, p. 54); Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Monet to Matisse: A Century of Art in France from Southern California Collections, June-August 1991, p. 120 (illustrated in color; titled The Luncheon); Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg and Kunstmuseum Basel, Fernand Leger, 1911-1924: Le rythme de la vie moderne, May-November 1994, p. 360 (illustrated in color, p. 103, fig. b); Paris, Malingue S.A, F. Leger, February-April 2009, p. 18 (illustrated in color, p. 19)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-05-15
Lot Number :
11 A
Low Estimate :
$15,000,000[+13%]*
High Estimate :
$25,000,000[-32%]*
Hammer Price :
$17,000,000
Sold For :
$19,437,500*