An image of The bicycle

Fernand Léger

(France 04 Feb 1881 – 17 Aug 1955)

The bicycle

Location
Not on display
Year
1930
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
64.8 x 50.8 cm stretcher; 83.0 x 68.2 x 4.0 cm frame
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., blue oil "F.LÉGER./ 30" and u.l. verso, black oil "... / F. LÉGER. 30".

Credit
Gift of Mrs H.V. Evatt in memory of the late Dr H.V. Evatt 1966
Accession number
OO2.1966
Copyright
© Fernand Leger /ADAGP. Licensed by Copyright Agency
Provenance
Paul Rosenberg, pre Dec 1939, Paris/France, Listed in 1939 exhibition catalogue as in Rosenberg's collection
Dr. H.V. Evatt, Dec 1939-Mar 1966, Australia, Purchased by Dr Evatt from David Jones Art Gallery, December 1939. Purchased from 'The Daily Telegraph Exhibition of French and British Modern Art'.
Mrs H.V. Evatt, pre 25 Mar 1966, Australia, Gift of Mrs H.V. Evatt 1966