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Fernand Leger 1881-1955 : juin-octobre 1956, Musee des Arts Decoratifs, Palais du Louvre, Pavillon de Marsan / [catalogue redige par Francois Mathey]
Bib ID 8039588
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Musee des arts decoratifs (Paris, France)
 
Description [Paris] : [F. Hazan], [1956] 
414 pages : illustrations, plates (in black and whitel),10 unnumbered leaves of plates (some color), portraits ; 22cm 
Notes

Catalogue, biography and bibliography by Françoise Mathey, with two introductory essays by Jacques Guérin and Jeew Cassou, and two additional essays on the artist's work by the artist himself and George Beouquier.

Both biography and bibliography include a substantial amount of quotations by Lʹeger about his life and works.

The catalogue (page 69-414)--consists chiely of plates of the exhibited works arranged chronologically, mostly accompanied by Léger's quotations, being commentaries and interpretations of his work.

Includes bibliographical reference (pages 37-68).

Subjects Leger, Fernand, 1881-1955.  |  Cubism -- France -- Exhibitions.  |  Technology in art -- Exhibitions.  |  Purism (Art) -- France -- Exhibitions.
Other authors/contributors Mathey, François, 1917-1993  |  Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955

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