View full screen - View 1 of Lot 18. Jockeys.

Property from a Private American Collection

Edgar Degas


Lot Closed

October 7, 01:17 PM GMT


50,000 - 70,000 GBP

Lot Details


Property from a Private American Collection

Edgar Degas

1834 - 1917


stamped Degas (lower right)

black and blue crayon on paper

24 by 32.1cm., 9½ by 12⅝in.

Framed: 43.5 by 51cm., 17⅛ by 20⅛in.

Executed circa 1887-89.

The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau.

Sale: The Artist's 3rd Estate Sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 7th-9th April 1919, lot 104 (2)
Marcel Guérin, Paris (sold: Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 12th December 1936, lot 1)
Galerie Durand-Ruel, Paris
Baron Louis de Chollet, Paris (acquired in 1951)
Sale: Christie's, London, 28th June 1994, lot 120
Mr Paolo Graziadei (acquired by 1998)
Private Collection (purchased at the above sale. Sold: Christie's, London, 7th February 2002, lot 318)
Private Collection (purchased at the above sale)
Richard Green Fine Art, London (acquired in 2014)
Acquired from the above by the present owner
Theodore Reff, 'An Exhibition of Drawings by Degas', in Art Quarterly, vol. XXX, New York, 1967, pp. 256 & 263.
Gotz Adriani, Degas, Pastels, Oil Sketches, Drawings, London, 1985, illustrated pl. 147
Bern, Kunstmuseum, Degas, 1951-52, no. 125.
Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, Edgar Degas, 1952, no. 65.
Paris, Galerie Durand-Ruel, Edgar Degas, 1960, no. 6, illustrated in the catalogue
St. Louis, City Art Museum; Philadelphia, Museum of Art & Minneapolis, Society of Fine Arts, Drawings by Degas, 1967-68, no. 103
New York, Wildenstein & Co., Degas' Racing World, 1968, no. 53, illustrated in the catalogue
Tübingen, Kunsthalle & Berlin, Nationalgalerie, Edgar Degas, Pastelle, Ölskizzen, Zeichnungen, 1984, no. 147
London, David Bathurst Ltd of The St James’s Art Group, Paintings, Pastels and Drawings by Edgar Degas, 1991, no. 12, illustrated in the catalogue
Paris, Perreau-Saussine, Galerie du Carrousel, Degas, no. 6, illustrated in the catalogue
Martingny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Degas, no. 21, illustrated in the catalogue
Washington, National Gallery of Art, Degas at the Races, 1998, no. 84, illustrated in the catalogue