Edgar Degas

Portrait of Joseph-Henri Altès



Edgar Degas - Portrait of Joseph-Henri Altès

Provenance

with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1902-3, bought from the artist on 11 December 1902, sold on 12 February 1903 to Durand-Ruel, New York
with Durand-Ruel, New York, 1903, sold on 4 March 1903, to Havemeyer
Mr. and Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, New York, 1903-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 29.100.181

Other works by Edgar Degas


Edgar Degas The Ballet Class
The Ballet Class
c. 1880

Edgar Degas Double Portrait, after Giovanni Cariani
Double Portrait, after Giovanni Cariani
1858-60

Edgar Degas Dancers in the Rehearsal Room with a Double Bass
Dancers in the Rehearsal Room with a Double Bass
c. 1882-85

Edgar Degas Woman Combing Her Hair
Woman Combing Her Hair
c. 1886

Edgar Degas
Portrait of Joseph-Henri Altès
1868
25.1 x 20 cm, with added strips 27 x 21.6 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed upper left: Degas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, 1929