24 June 2004
Edgar Degas (1834-1917)
Etude de nu
stamped with the signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; lower left); dated 'Rome 1856' (lower right); the with the studio stamp 'Atelier Ed. Degas' (Lugt 657; on the reverse)
pencil on paper
11 1/8 x 8 1/8 in. (28.2 x 20.9 cm.)
Drawn in Rome in 1856
The artist's studio, fourth sale, Galerie Georges Petit, 2-4 July 1919, lot 97c (illustrated p. 92).
Jon Nicholas Streep, New York, until 1971.
David Daniels, New York, until 1995.
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New York, Dahesh Museum of Art, French Artists in Rome: Ingres to Degas, 1803-1873, September - November 2003.
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