2 November 2011
Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Tête florentine (d'après un tableau ancien)
oil on paper laid down on canvas
16¼ x 13 in. (41.2 x 33 cm.)
Painted in Florence, circa 1858-1859
Henri Fevre (nephew of the artist); sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 22 June 1925, lot 70.
Pincus S. Brenner, New York (acquired at the above sale); sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 22 November 1944, lot 75.
Lawrence W. Fertig, New York (by 1986).
Acquired by the present owner, circa 1990.
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