Condition: This work is in great condition with bold fresh colors.
Utilizing a combination of layered shapes which appear as though taken from sections of familiar forms, this piece entices the viewer to create his or her own interpretation of the work. Combining bold dark black lines and shapes in yellow, black, red, and white, these forms appear to bounce off the page. One can imagine this work being a city scene with a variety of abstract buildings or a farm with a barnyard and a fence; it is up to the viewer to create his or her own story which adds an additional layer to this work.
Created in 1951, this work was printed on Arches script watermarked paper by Jean Bruller and is marked with his 'B' in the lower left. Hand signed by Leger in blue ink in the lower right margin and annotated 'Chevreuse Août 51 | FL' in the plate, this work is numbered 172/200 in pencil the lower left.