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Fernand Léger. Umbrella and Bowler. 1926

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Umbrella and Bowler

Fernand Léger (French, 1881–1955)

Oil on canvas
51 1/4 x 38 3/4" (130.1 x 98.2 cm)
Credit Line:
A. Conger Goodyear Fund
MoMA Number:

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Léonce Rosenberg (1879-1947), Galerie L’effort moderne, Paris. Purchased from Léger, October 1926 – at least 1927
Heinz Berggruen / Berggruen & Cie, Paris. Until 1959
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Acquired by exchange from Berggruen Gallery, July 1959

[Le parapluie]
The Umbrella
[Parapluie et chapeau melon]

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