Edgar Degas

Woman Combing Her Hair



Edgar Degas - Woman Combing Her Hair

Provenance

with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1891, bought from the artist on 27 February 1891, sold on 3 March 1891 to Gallimard
Paul Gallimard, Paris, from 1891
Jos Hessel, Paris, 1894-at least 1937
private collection, Paris
with Sam Salz, New York, until 1950, sold on 30 April 1950 to Spingold
Mr. and Mrs. Nate B. Spingold, New York, 1950-56
his life interest, 1956-died 1958
her life interest, 1956-died 1976
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nate B. Spingold, 1956

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 56.231

Other works by Edgar Degas


Edgar Degas The Artist's Cousin, Probably Mrs. William Bell (Mathilde Musson, 1841-1878)
The Artist's Cousin, Probably Mrs. William Bell (Mathilde Musson, 1841-1878)
1873

Edgar Degas Portraits at the Stock Exchange
Portraits at the Stock Exchange
c. 1878-79

Edgar Degas At the Milliner's
At the Milliner's
1881

Edgar Degas The Milliner
The Milliner
c. 1882

Edgar Degas
Woman Combing Her Hair
c. 1888-90
61.3 x 46 cm
Pastel on light green wove paper, now discolored to warm gray, affixed to original pulpboard mount
Signed lower left: Degas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nate B. Spingold, 1956