LOT 038

1881 - 1955
French

Peinture imaginaire
oil on canvas
signed and dated 1939 - 1952 and on verso signed, dated, inscribed "Paysage Imaginaire" on the canvas and on a label and stamped indistinctly
23 1/2 x 36 1/4 in 59.7 x 92.1 cm

Estimate: $1,500,000 - $2,000,000

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PROVENANCE
Galerie Louis Carré, Paris
Svensk-Franska Konstgalleriet, Stockholm
Mr. & Mrs. Soderlund, Geneva and Stockholm
Sold sale of Sotheby's London, July 1, 1980, lot 77
Sold sale of Impressionist and Modern Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, Part I, Sotheby's London, December 1, 1992, lot 38a
Private Collection
A Prominent European Private Collection

LITERATURE
Georges Bauquier, Fernand Léger, Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint, Volume 6, 1938 - 1943, 1998, reproduced page 134, catalogue #1062


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Estimate: $1,500,000 - $2,000,000

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