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La racine noire (The Black Root)
  • Fernand Léger
    1881–1955
    born: Argentan, France ; died: Gif-sur-Yvette, France
  • La racine noire (The Black Root), 1948
  • Where object was made: France
  • color lithograph
  • Paper Type: Arches
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 370 x 461 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 472 x 598 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 9/16 x 18 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 18 9/16 x 23 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift from the John J. Talleur and Ann Talleur Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0277
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Six colors -- black shape on five other colors (yellow, blue, red, pink, green).