EDGAR DEGAS (1834-1917)
EDGAR DEGAS (1834-1917)
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Property from the Collection of Elene Canrobert Isles de Saint Phalle
EDGAR DEGAS (1834-1917)

La Coiffure (La Toilette)

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EDGAR DEGAS (1834-1917)
La Coiffure (La Toilette)
signed ‘Degas’ (lower left)
pastel on joined tracing paper laid down on card laid down on board
21 ¾ x 22 ¼ in. (55.2 x 56.5 cm.)
Drawn circa 1892-1895
Provenance
Galerie Bernheim-Jeune et Cie., Paris.
Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris (acquired from the above, 5 October 1899).
Durand-Ruel Galleries, New York (acquired from the above, 1900).
Henry Ruben Ickelheimer, New York (acquired from the above, 29 January 1931).
Philip Henry Isles, New York (by descent from the above, circa 1940).
By descent from the above to the late owner, circa 1960.
Literature
Town and Country, 10 April 1915, p. 31.
P.A. Lemoisne, Degas et son oeuvre, Paris, 1946, vol. III, p. 654, no. 1129 (illustrated, p. 655).
Exhibited
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Edgar Degas, 1901.
Boston, Saint Botolph Club, Impressionist Paintings, January 1913, no. 1.
New York, M. Knoedler & Co., Inc., Suffrage Loan Exhibition, April 1915.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Paintings and Pastels by Edouard Manet and Edgar Degas, April 1916, no. 19.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings and Pastels by Degas, January 1918, no. 8.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Paintings and Pastels by Degas, March 1922, no. 18.
New York, Durand-Ruel Galleries, Exhibition of Paintings and Pastels by Degas, January-February 1928, no. 24 (dated 1890).
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Summer Loan Exhibition, 1967, p. 4, no. 36 (dated 1892).
New York, Acquavella Galleries, Inc., Edgar Degas, November-December 1978, no. 49 (illsutrated in color).
London, The National Gallery and The Art Institute of Chicago, Degas: Beyond Impressionism, May 1996-January 1997, p. 300, no. 41 (illustrated in color, p. 224; dated circa 1892-1896).

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