Léger was born in 1881, in Argentan, France. He studied at the Ecole des Arts Decoratifs in 1903 and in 1909, was ranked as one of the three major Cubists. After WWI, he worked as a set designer and sculptor, ending up in the United States where he exhibited and taught. He died in 1955, in France.

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Femmes au Perroquet (1952)
134 ¾" x 194 ½" x 16"
801 Market Street, St. Louis
Photo courtesy of Stefan Hester
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