24 June 2015
Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Danseuse rajustant l'épaulette de son corsage
stamped with the signature 'Degas' (lower left; Lugt 658)
charcoal on paper (with a later application of fixative)
24 7/8 x 19 in. (63.3 x 48.1 cm.)
The artist's estate, third sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 7-9 April 1919, lot 392.
The Zwemmer Gallery, London, by November 1941.
Dr. A. Davis, London, by whom acquired from the above by 1949, and thence by descent to the present owner.
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London, Roland, Browse & Delbanco Gallery, Degas 1834-1917, May - June 1949, no. 14, p. 4.
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