Edgar Degas

The Dance Class

Edgar Degas - The Dance Class

Literature
Paul-André Lemoisne, Degas et son oeuvre, Paris,, 1946-48, nr. 397
introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 102


Provenance
Jean-Baptiste Faure, Paris (1874–98), received from the artist in November 1874, sold on February 19, 1898 to Durand-Ruel
with Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1898
transferred to Durand-Ruel, New York, March 16, 1898, sold 4 April, 1898 to Payne
Colonel Oliver H. Payne, New York (1898–d. 1917)
his nephew, Harry Payne Bingham, New York (1917–d. 1955)
his widow, Mrs. Harry Payne Bingham, New York (1955–d. 1986)

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Other works by Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas - The Parade (Racehorses before the Stands)
The Parade (Racehorses before the Stands)
1866-72

Edgar Degas - Jockey in Blue on a Chestnut Horse
Jockey in Blue on a Chestnut Horse
c. 1889

Edgar Degas - The Morning Ride
The Morning Ride
1867-68

Edgar Degas - Horses in a landscape
Horses in a landscape
c. 1860

Edgar Degas
The Dance Class
1874
83.5 x 77.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Bequest of Mrs. Harry Payne Bingham