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PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Edgar Degas
FEMME S'ÉTIRANT
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 75,000 USD
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426

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTION

Edgar Degas
FEMME S'ÉTIRANT
Estimate
80,000120,000
LOT SOLD. 75,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Edgar Degas
1834 - 1917
FEMME S'ÉTIRANT
Stamped Degas and with the foundry mark Cire Perdue A.A. Hébrard and numbered 53/I 
Bronze
Height: 14 1/4 in.
36.2 cm
Conceived between 1882-91 and cast in bronze after 1919 in an edition of 20 numbered A to T plus 2 casts reserved for the Degas heirs marked HER.D and HER by the A.A. Hébrard Foundry, Paris.
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Provenance

O'Hana Gallery, London
Mr. & Mrs. Maurice Harris, Geneva
Sale: Christie's, London, December 5, 1978, lot 118
Acquired at the above sale

Exhibited

Tokyo, Degas, 1976, no. 93, illustrated in the catalogue

Literature

John Rewald, Degas, Works in Sculpture, A Complete Catalogue, London, 1944, no. LXIV, illustration of another cast p. 166 & of the wax version p. 167
Sara Campbell, "A Catalogue of Degas’ Bronzes," in Apollo, vol. CXLII, London, no. 402, August 1995, no. 53, illustration of another cast p. 36
Joseph Czestochowski & Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures: Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, 2002, no. 53, illustrations of another cast pp. 224 & 225
Sara Campbell, Richard Kendall, Daphne S. Barbour & Shelly G. Sturman, Degas in the Norton Simon Museum, vol. II, Pasadena, 2009, no. 95, illustrations of another cast pp. 465 & 466

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