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Edgar Degas

Cheval au galop tournant la tête à droite, les pieds ne touchant pas terre; Jockey monté sur le cheval

inscribed Degas, numbered 32/H and stamped with the foundry mark Cire Perdue A.A. Hébrard; numbered 36/H (on the Jockey's left foot)



bronze

height: 29cm., 11⅜in.

Conceived in 1865-81 and cast at a later date in an edition of 22 numbered A through T plus two nominative casts.

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Edgar Degas
Cheval au galop tournant la tête à droite, les pieds ne touchant pas terre; Jockey monté sur le cheval

inscribed Degas, numbered 32/H and stamped with the foundry mark Cire Perdue A.A. Hébrard; numbered 36/H (on the Jockey's left foot)



bronze

height: 29cm., 11⅜in.

Conceived in 1865-81 and cast at a later date in an edition of 22 numbered A through T plus two nominative casts.
Provenance

Raymond Subes, Paris (sold by his estate: Poulain Le Fur, Paris, 25th June 2002, lot 55)

Purchased at the above sale by the present owner

Exhibition

Alberta, Canada, Art Gallery of Alberta, Degas: Figures in Motion, 2010, no. 36

Riehen, Fondation Beyeler, Degas: The Late Work, 2012-13, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (titled Cheval au galop tournant la tête à droite, les pieds ne touchant pas le sol et Jockey)

Literature

John Rewald, Edgar Degas: Works in Scuplture, New York, 1944, nos. XVII & XVIII, another cast illustrated p. 55

John Rewald, Degas Sculpture, The Complete Works, Zurich, 1957, p. 144, nos. XVII-XVIII, another cast illustrated pl. 12 & 20

Jacques Lassaigne & Fiorella Minervino, Tout l'œuvre peint de Degas, Paris, 1974, no. S53 & S54, another cast illustrated p. 143

John Rewald & L. von Matt, L'œuvre sculpté de Degas, Zurich, 1957, no. XVII, p. 144, another cast illustrated pl. 12

Charles Millard, The Sculpture of Degas, Princeton, 1976, mentioned p. 23

John Rewald, Degas's Complete Sculpture, Catalogue Raisonné, San Francisco, 1990, p. 74, nos. XVII-XVIII, another cast illustrated pp. 74-75

Anne Pingeot & M. Horvat, Degas Sculptures, Paris, 1991, no. 53, another cast illustrated pp. 88-89

Sarah Campbell, ‘Degas: The Sculptures, A Catalogue Raisonné’, in Apollo, 1995, vol. CXLII, no. 32, pp. 26-28, nos. 32 and 36, another cast illustrated p. 26

Joseph S. Czestochowski & Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures, Catalogue Raisonne of the Bronzes, Memphis, 2002, another cast illustrated in colour p.184

Sara Campbell, Richard Kendall, Daphne Barbour & Shelley Sturman, Degas in the Norton Simon Museum. Nineteenth-century Art, London, 2009, vol. II, no. 36, another cast illustrated in colour pp. 238-243