1834 - 1917年
stamped Degas (lower left); stamped with the Atelier mark on the verso
charcoal and pastel on joined paper laid down on the artist's mount
40.5 by 40.5cm., 15 7/8 by 15 7/8 in.
Executed circa 1898.
The authenticity of this work has been confirmed by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau.
Estate of the Artist (sale: Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, Atelier Degas, 4ème Vente, 2nd-4th July 1919, lot 193)
Jens Thiis, Norway (purchased at the above sale)
Private Collection, Denmark (sale: Sotheby's, London, 30th April 1969, lot 14)
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner
Martigny, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Degas, 1993, no. 64, illustrated in the catalogue
London, The Courtauld Gallery (on loan)