Property from the Brooklyn Museum, Sold to Support Museum Collections
1834 - 1917
Stamped Degas (lower left)
Charcoal and chalk on paper
19 by 24 3/4 in. (48.2 by 62.9 cm)
Framed: 26 1/2 by 32 1/2 in. (67.3 by 82.6 cm)
Executed circa 1900.
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau.
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Estate of the artist (sold: Galeries Georges Petit, Paris, Atelier Degas, 3èmeVente, April 7-9, 1918, lot 375)
Durand-Ruel, Paris (acquired at the above sale)
The Rembrandt Club, Pomona, California
A gift from the above in 1937
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Pastels and Drawings by Degas, 1920, no. 29
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Drawings by Constantin Guys, Puvis de Chavannes, Degas, Cassatt, André and Others, 1930, no. 35
New York, The Brooklyn Museum, Nineteenth-Century Drawings, 1938, n.n.
New York, Brooklyn Museum, Drawings Exhibited in Small Gallery, 1939, n.n.
New York, The Brooklyn Museum, Examples from the Work of Edgar Degas, Mary Cassatt's Friend and Mentor, 1946, n.n.
Washington, D.C., The Phillips Memorial Gallery, Degas, 1947, n.n.
New York, The Brooklyn Museum, Drawings from the Museum Collection: Recent Acquisitions including Reg Butler, Reginald Marsh, Amedeo Modigliani, and Others, 1962, n.n.
New York, The Brooklyn Museum, French Graphic Art of the Nineteenth Century, 1969, n.n.
New York, The Brooklyn Museum, Van Gogh’s Sources of Inspiration: 100 Prints from His Personal Collection, 1971
New York, The Brooklyn Museum, Nineteenth-Century French Drawings and Watercolors at the Brooklyn Museum, 1988-89