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Fernand Léger. The Three Musicians. 1944 (after a drawing of 1924-25; dated on painting 1924-44)

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The Three Musicians

Fernand Léger (French, 1881–1955)

Date:
1944 (after a drawing of 1924-25; dated on painting 1924-44)
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
68 1/2 x 57 1/4" (174 x 145.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
MoMA Number:
334.1955

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Valentine Gallery (Valentine Dudensing), New York. By 1944
Wright Ludington, Santa Barbara, California. Purchased from Dudensing show, 1944 - at least January 1954
Mr. and Mrs. Justin K. Thannhauser, New York. [Acquired in 1954 or 1955] - sold in November 1955
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Justin K. Thannhauser with Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund, November 1955

Les musiciens
Trois musiciens
[Les trois musiciens]

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