French Sculpture Census

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LÉGER, Fernand
Argentan, Orne 1881 - Gif-sur-Yvette, Essonne 1955

Maker: Valsuani

Le Jardin d'enfants
The Kindergarten

c. 1952
bronze

free-standing abstract
22 x 23 x 19
signed
inscr.: 5/8 Valsuani, fondeur, Paris

Acc. No. : 1996.54.1
Credit Line : Gift of Jeffrey H. Loria, B.A. 1962

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Art Gallery

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Provenance

  • 1996, Gift of Jeffrey H. Loria, B.A. 1962

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 23 April 2010

Related Works

Big scale version executed in 1960 by Roland Brice in the garden of the Musée national Fernand Léger, Biot (Alpes-Maritimes, France).