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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1028

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

    Danseuse vue de profil

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
    Danseuse vue de profil
    stamped with signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; lower left) and inscribed 'bras gauche trop derrière la tête bras droit coude trop soutenu' (upper left) and inscribed 'pointe plus allongée' (center left)
    black Conté crayon and white pastel on toned paper
    12 1/8 x 9 3/8 in. (30.9 x 23.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist; Third sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 7-9 April 1919, lot 140-4.
    Acquired by the family of the present owner, by 1965.