Edgar Degas

The Rehearsal Onstage



Edgar Degas - The Rehearsal Onstage

Provenance

Ernest May, Paris, possibly by 1879, definitely by 1890
his sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 4 June 1890, nr. 75, bought in
his son, Georges May, Paris, until 1899, sold on 25 January 1899, to Durand-Ruel
with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1899, sold on 26 January 1899, to Durand-Ruel, New York
with Durand-Ruel, New York, 1899, sold on 17 February 1899, to Havemeyer
Mr. and Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, New York, 1899-his death 1907
Mrs. H.O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer, New York, 1907-died 1929
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, 1929

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 29.100.39

Other works by Edgar Degas


Edgar Degas The Dance Lesson
The Dance Lesson
c. 1879

Edgar Degas Girl in red
Girl in red
c. 1866

Edgar Degas Achille de Gas in the uniform of a cadet
Achille de Gas in the uniform of a cadet
1856/57

Edgar Degas Male Nude
Male Nude
1856

Edgar Degas
The Rehearsal Onstage
c. 1874
53.3 x 72.4 cm
Pastel over brush-and-ink drawing on thin cream-colored wove paper, laid down on bristol board and mounted on canvas
Signed upper left: Degas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, 1929