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Fernand Léger. The Baluster. 1925

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The Baluster

Fernand Léger (French, 1881–1955)

Date:
1925
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
51 x 38 1/4" (129.5 x 97.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
MoMA Number:
179.1952

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Vicomte Alain de Léché, Paris. Purchased at the Pavillon de L’Esprit Nouveau, 1925 – at least 1937
Marie Cuttoli (Madame Paul Cuttoli), Paris
Sidney Janis Gallery, New York. 1952
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Sidney Janis with Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund, 1952

Composition
Nature morte / définitif
Le balustre (composition avec colonne)
Still Life
[Le Balustre]

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