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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 116

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

    Danseuse--six croquis

    Price Realised  

    Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
    Danseuse--six croquis
    stamped with signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; lower left)
    charcoal on paper
    18 1/8 x 23½ in. (46 x 59.7 cm.)


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    Professor Theodore Reff has confirmed the authenticity of this drawing.

    Provenance

    Estate of the artist; Fourth Sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 2-4 July 1919, lot 181.
    Anon. sale, Sotheby's, London, 29 November 1989, lot 421.
    Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private American Collection