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 The Racecourse
The Racecourse
c. 1885-87

Edgar Degas Four dancers
Four dancers
c. 1899-1904

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

Edgar Degas After the bath, woman drying herself
After the bath, woman drying herself
c. 1900-05

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