Edgar Degas

Violinist, Study for "The Dance Lesson"



Edgar Degas - Violinist, Study for

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Edgar Degas - The Dance Lesson
Edgar Degas
The Dance Lesson
c. 1879

Provenance

From the Atelier Degas, sold at Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 2eme vente Degas, Paris, Dec. 11-13, 1918, no. 171, to MMA
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1918

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 19.51.1

Other works by Edgar Degas


Edgar Degas Woman combing her hair
Woman combing her hair
c. 1896-99

Edgar Degas Woman combing her hair
Woman combing her hair
c. 1896-99

Edgar Degas Four dancers
Four dancers
c. 1899-1904

Edgar Degas After the bath
After the bath
c. 1900-10

Edgar Degas
Violinist, Study for "The Dance Lesson"
c. 1878-79
39.1 x 29.8 cm
Pastel and charcoal on green wove paper; squared for transfer in charcoal; letterpress printing on verso
Stamped in red ink, lower left: mark of the Degas estate sale (Lugt 658); stamped in red ink on the verso, lower right, with the mark of the Degas atelier (Lugt 657); stamped in brown ink, lower center, with the mark of The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Rogers Fund, 1918