Abstraction Artist: Fernand Léger (French, 1881–1955)

Medium

Graphite and brown, blue and gray watercolor

Dimensions

12 11/16 × 9 1/2 in. (32.23 × 24.13 cm)

Credit Line

Collection of Frances and Ward Cheney, B.A. 1922

Accession Number

1971.121.1

Geography
Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Frances and Ward Cheney, B.A. 1922, Collection; gift of their daughter, Mrs. Anne C. Zinsser (formerly von Ziegesar).
Bibliography
  • Deborah Rothschild, ed., Making It New: The Art and Style of Sara and Gerald Murphy, exh. cat. (Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2007), 71, ill
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Additional information

Object/Work type

watercolors

Signed

w/ pencil in monogram at BR: FL/36

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