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Edgar Degas
L'ECOLIÈRE (OR FEMME MARCHANT DANS LA RUE)
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 81,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
124
Edgar Degas
L'ECOLIÈRE (OR FEMME MARCHANT DANS LA RUE)
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 81,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A Modernist Vision: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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Edgar Degas
1834 - 1917
L'ECOLIÈRE (OR FEMME MARCHANT DANS LA RUE)
Stamped Degas, numbered 10/20 and stamped with the foundry mark Cire Perdue A.A. Hébrard
Bronze
Height: 10 5/8 in.
26.9 cm
Conceived circa 1880.
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Provenance

Mr. Jean Mauzé & Mrs. Abby Rockefeller Mauzé, New York
A gift from the above in July 1963

Literature

John Rewald, Degas Works in Sculpture: A Complete Catalogue, New York, 1944, illustration of the wax version p. 144
Jacques Lassaigne & Fiorella Minervino, Tout l'oeuvre peint de Degas, Paris, 1974, no. S74, illustration of another cast p. 145 
Charles W. Millard, The Sculpture of Edgar Degas, Princeton, 1976, fig. 32, illustration of another cast n.p. 
Ian Dunlop, Degas, London, 1979, no. 202, illustration of another cast p. 219
John Rewald, Degas' Complete Sculpture: Catalogue Raisonné, San Francisco, 1990, no. LXXIV, illustration of another cast pp. 186-87 
Sara Campbell, "Degas, The Sculptures, A Catalogue Raisonné," in Apollo, vol. CXLII, 1995, no. 402, fig. 72, illustration of another cast p. 48 (titled The Schoolgirl)
Joseph Czestochowski & Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures, Memphis, 2002, no. 74, illustration of another cast p. 268 
Sara Campbell, Richard Kendall, Daphne Barbour & Shelley Sturman, Degas in the Norton Simon Museum, Nineteenth Century Art, vol. II, Pasadena, 2009, illustration of another cast pp. 474-76

Catalogue Note

This sculpture was given to Nelson and Happy Rockefeller as a gift on the occasion of their marriage in 1963 by Nelson's sister Abby Rockefeller Mauzé and her husband Jean Mauzé.

A Modernist Vision: Property from the Collection of Nelson & Happy Rockefeller

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New York