Edgar Degas

The Singer in Green



Edgar Degas - The Singer in Green



Edgar Degas
The Singer in Green
c. 1884
60.3 x 46.4 cm
Pastel on light blue laid paper
Signed lower right: Degas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Stephen C. Clark, 1960


Provenance

Monsieur Laurent, Paris, until 1898
his anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 8 December 1898, nr. 4, to Durand-Ruel
with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1898-1906, sent on consignment to Paul Cassirer, Berlin, 18 October-18 November 1901, sold on 3 February 1906 to Hébrard
A.A. Hébrard, Paris, from 1906
Louis-Alexandre Berthier, prince de Wagram, Paris, until 1908, sold on 15 May 1908 to Durand-Ruel
with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1908-9, sold on 17 April 1909 to Ryabushinsky
Mikhail Pavlovich Ryabushinsky, Moscow, from 1909-probably 1918/19
State Tretyakov Gallery, Moscow, probably 1918/19-1925
Museum of Modern Western Art, Moscow, 1925-33, sold on 9 May 1933 through Knoedler to Clark
Stephen C. Clark, New York, 1933-died 1960
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Bequest of Stephen C. Clark, 1960

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 61.101.7

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