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    Sale 12070

    Impressionist & Modern Art Works on Paper

    13 May 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1075

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

    Deux jockeys

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
    Deux jockeys
    stamped with signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; lower left)
    charcoal on paper
    9 ¾ x 12 3/8 in. (24.8 x 31.5 cm.)
    Drawn circa 1887-1889


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    Provenance

    Estate of the artist; Third Sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 7-9 April 1919, lot 352-2.
    Galerie Odermatt, Paris.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner, April 1984.


    Literature

    G. Adriani, Edgar Degas, Pastelle, Ölskizzen, Zeichnungen, exh. cat., Kunsthalle Tübingen, 1984, p. 380, no. 147.
    Paintings, Pastels and Drawings by Edgar Degas, exh. cat., David Bathurst, Ltd., London, 1991, no. 12.


    Exhibited

    Berner Kunstmuseum, Degas, November 1951-January 1952, no. 154.