Edgar Degas

The Collector of Prints



Edgar Degas - The Collector of Prints

Literature

Paul-André Lemoisne, Degas et son oeuvre, Paris,, 1946-48, nr. 138
introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 99


Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, New York, probably 1891–his death 1907, bought from the artist, sent to them by Durand-Ruel on 13 December 1894, probably arrived in New York on 12 February 1895)
Mrs. H.O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer, New York, 1907–died 1929

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 29.100.44

Other works by Edgar Degas


Edgar Degas Dancers on stage
Dancers on stage
c. 1900-05

Edgar Degas The Castello dell'Ovo
The Castello dell'Ovo
c. 1858-59

Edgar Degas Young Spartans
Young Spartans
1860

Edgar Degas Portrait of Henri Michel-Lévy
Portrait of Henri Michel-Lévy
c. 1879

Edgar Degas
The Collector of Prints
1866
53 x 40 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower left: Degas / 1866
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, 1929