FERNAND LEGER – L'Haltérophile, 1960
Sheet size: 380 x 270 mm
Edition: 7 – Unsigned
The Weightlifter. Original lithograph by Fernand Léger, printed on vélin d'Arches by Mourlot Frères under the supervision of Nadia Léger, the artist's widow. From one of just 7 colour suites of the lithographs for Léger's last, posthumously-published book, Mes Voyages. The book was printed in an edition of 261 copies. There were 7 colour suites and 5 suites in black-and-white. This lithograph comes a suite accompanying copy no. 1. None of the lithographs was signed, as Fernand Léger died before they were published. Sold with full authentification and a copy of the printing colophon and the justification page. Refs: Monod 7050; Maeght, De L'écriture à la peinture, 63. Condition: Fine.