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Property from an Important West Coast Collection

Edgar Degas

Trois danseuses

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November 15, 01:19 AM GMT


3,000,000 - 4,000,000 USD

Lot Details


Property from an Important West Coast Collection

Edgar Degas

1834 - 1917

Trois danseuses

stamped Degas (lower left)

pastel on joined paper mounted on board

25 ½ by 19 ¾ in. 64.8 by 50.2 cm.

Executed circa 1904-06. 




1834 - 1917年


款識:藝術家簽名 Degas(左下)


25 ½ x 19 ¾ 英寸;64.8 x 50.2 公分

Please note that this work is stamped with the artist’s signature at lower left.
Estate of the Artist
Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, Atelier Degas, Ière Vente, 6-8 May 1918, lot 137
Jacques Seligmann, Paris (acquired at the above sale)
American Art Association, New York, 27 January 1921, lot 16 (consigned by the above)
Durand-Ruel Gallery, New York (acquired at the above sale and until 1928)
Hugo Perls, Berlin (acquired in April 1928) 
Oscar Homolka, New York
Sotheby’s, London, 24 May 1965, lot A (consigned by the above)
Leonard Rosen, New York (acquired at the above sale)
Sotheby's, London, 30 June 1987, lot 19
Sotheby's, London, 4 April 1989, lot 36
José Mugrabi, Paris (acquired at the above sale and until at least 1993)
Private Collection, London
Martin Lawrence Galleries
Acquired from the above on 25 February 2000 by the present owner 

Henri Hertz, L'Amour de l'Art, March 1924, p. 69, illustrated

Paul André Lemoisne, Degas et son oeuvre, vol. III, Paris, 1984, no. 1448, pp. 822-23, illustrated