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Fernand Léger. Contrast of Forms. 1913

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Contrast of Forms

Fernand Léger (French, 1881–1955)

Oil on canvas
39 1/2 x 32" (100.3 x 81.1 cm)
Credit Line:
The Philip L. Goodwin Collection
MoMA Number:

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Galerie Kahnweiler, Paris. [1913 - 1914. Possibly sequestered in 1914, until 1923]
[4th auction sale of Kahnweiler collection, Hotel Drouot, Paris, May 7-8, 1923]
Prytec Gallery
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York. By 1952
Mr. and Mrs. John L. Senior, Jr. Purchased from Janis, November 13, 1952 - 1957
Philip L. Goodwin (1885-1958), New York. Purchased from John L. Senior, Jr., April 5, 1957 - 1958
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Bequeathed by Philip L. Goodwin, May 1958

[Eléments géométriques]
Contrasting Forms
[Contraste de formes]

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