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Fernand Léger. Bargeman. 1918

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Fernand Léger (French, 1881–1955)

Oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 21 7/8" (45.8 x 55.5 cm)
Credit Line:
The Sidney and Harriet Janis Collection
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Léonce Rosenberg (1879-1947), Galerie L’Effort moderne, Paris. Purchased from Léger March 1918 – at least 1920
Galerie Pierre Loeb, Paris. By 1938
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Acquired from Loeb, 1938 - 1958
Sidney and Harriet Janis, New York. Acquired from Guggenheim by exchange, December 5, 1958 - 1967
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The Sidney and Harriet Janis Collection, 1967

Sailor (Motive for The Tugboat)
Le remorqueur
[Le Marinier]

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