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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1027

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

    Danseuse vue de face

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
    Danseuse vue de face
    stamped with signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; lower left) and inscribed 'trop droit plus penché sur le genou droit' (upper right); with atelier stamp (Lugt 657; on the reverse)
    black Conté crayon and pastel on toned paper
    12 ¼ x 9 ½ in. (31.1 x 23.9 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist; Third sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 7-9 April 1919, lot 140-1.
    Acquired by the family of the present owner, by 1965.