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Edgar Degas

Madame Henri Fèvre (Marguerite de Gas)

Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas

Madame Henri Fèvre (Marguerite de Gas)

Madame Henri Fèvre (Marguerite de Gas)

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Edgar Degas

1834 - 1917

Madame Henri Fèvre (Marguerite de Gas)


oil on canvas

24.5 by 19cm., 9⅝ by 7½in.

Painted circa 1868.

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Michel Manzi, Paris
Mlle Diéterle, Paris (acquired by 1924)
David David-Weill, Paris (acquired by 1927)
Seized by the Einsatzstab Reichsleiter Rosenberg in July 1940 (inv. no. D.-W. 138) and transferred to the depot maintained at the Jeu de Paume in November 1940
Munich Central Collecting Point (June 1945 - July 1946)
Repatriated to the French State on 11th July 1946
Restituted to David David-Weill by circa 1947
Paul Rosenberg & Co, New York (acquired by 1974 and until at least 1982)
Thomas Gibson Fine Art, London
Acquired from the above in 1984
Les Arts, 1914, illustrated p. 22
Gabriel Henriot, Collection David Weill, Paris, 1927, vol. II, illustrated p. 227 (titled Portrait de jeune femme and as dating from circa 1862)
Paul-André Lemoisne, Degas et son œuvre, Paris, 1946, vol. II, no. 185, illustrated p. 95
Franco Russoli & Fiorella Minervino, L'Opera completa di Degas, Milan, 1970, no. 241, illustrated p. 96

Paris, Galerie les Arts, Degas, 1914, no. 38
Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, Degas, 1924, no. 29, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Portrait de jeune femme)
Paris, Musée de l'Orangerie, Degas, 1931, no. 43 (titled Portrait de jeune femme)
Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, Edgar Degas: The Reluctant Impressionist, 1974, no. 5
New York, Acquavella Gallery, Edgar Degas, 1978, no. 6, illustrated in colour in the catalogue
New York, Paul Rosenberg & Co., Four Guest Galleries from Paris and Paul Rosenberg & Co. French Painting 1600-1900, 1982, no. 45, illustrated in colour in the catalogue
Zurich, Kunsthaus Zürich & Tubingen, Kunsthalle Tübingen, Degas, Portraits, 1994-95, no. 96, illustrated in colour in the catalogue