Fernand Léger  (French, 1881-1955) Studies for mural for the Con Edison building, 1938 (3) 11 3/8 x 8 1/4in (29 x 22.2cm)
Lot 65
Fernand Léger (French, 1881-1955) Studies for the City of Light mural for the Con Edison New York World's Fair building, 1938 (3) each 11 3/8 x 8 1/4in (29 x 22.2cm)
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Fernand Léger  (French, 1881-1955) Studies for mural for the Con Edison building, 1938 (3) 11 3/8 x 8 1/4in (29 x 22.2cm) Fernand Léger  (French, 1881-1955) Studies for mural for the Con Edison building, 1938 (3) 11 3/8 x 8 1/4in (29 x 22.2cm) Fernand Léger  (French, 1881-1955) Three studies for City of Lights Fernand Léger  (French, 1881-1955) Three studies for City of Lights
Lot Details
Fernand Léger (French, 1881-1955)
Studies for the City of Light mural for the Con Edison New York World's Fair building, 1938 (3)
first gouache on paper, second pencil and colored pencil on paper, third pencil on paper
each 11 3/8 x 8 1/4in (29 x 22.2cm)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    Collection of Mr. & Mrs. Charles V. Hooks
    Waddington & Gore Inc, Montreal, Quebec
    Private collection, Toronto, Ontario

    EXHIBITED:
    Ithaca, New York, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, Fernand Léger: Mural Sketches, April 20-June 4, 1978
    Flushing, New York, Queens Museum of Art, Dawn of a New Day: The New York World's Fair 1939/40, June 21 - November 30, 1980, cat. nos. 79, 80, 81, pp. 97-98
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