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Private collection, Paris.
Anonymous sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 2 April 2007, lot 12.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE FRENCH COLLECTION
A.A. Hébrard, Exposition des sculptures de Degas, exh. cat, Galerie, A.-A. Hébrard, Paris, 1921, no. 5.
L. Browse, Degas Dancers, London, 1949, no. 218 (another cast illustrated).
J. Rewald, Degas: Sculpture - The Complete Works, New York, 1956, no. 44.
F. Russoli, L'opera completa di Degas, Milan, 1970, no. S10 (illustrated p. 141).
A. Pingeot, Degas, Sculptures, Paris, 1991, no. 11.
J.S. Czestochowski & A. Pingeot, Degas Sculptures, catalogue raisonne of the bronzes, Memphis, 2002, no. 5 (another cast illustrated).