Artist Fernand Léger, French, 1881-1955
Title
  • Metropolitan
Date between 1881 and 1955
Medium watercolor with pen and black ink on heavy cream wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 13 3/8 × 10 3/16 inches (34 × 25.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John C. Emery, Jr.
Accession Number F77.24
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in black, lower right: F.L. 49
Inscriptions Inscribed, in graphite pencil, verso, lower center: Gouache originale de F. Leger, | pour les Illuminations de | Rimbaud in 1949 | [stamp in black ink: Louis Grosclaude editeur] | Grosclaude [signature]
Inscribed, verso, upper center: 25 x 34 cm
Inscribed, verso, upper right: P
Inscribed, in pen and black ink, verso: 336
Mr. and Mrs. John C. Emery, Jr.;
1977-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)