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Lot 10    

After Fernand Léger (French, 1881-1955)
5/6/2016 - Modern Art: Live Salesroom Auction
Mother and Child
embroidered textile
signed F. Leger l.r.
76 x 50 in. (textile size)


Condition:  

A few stains along the left edge. In the lower right corner, a very slight rectangular bulge, above the signature (possibly a label, on the back side). The tapestry is attached to the mounting with velcro and secured with a series of stitches. The tapestry was not removed from its mounting, so we have not examined its back side. 

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