Edgar Degas, auto-portrait
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Edgar Degas        1834-1917
The digital critical catalogue
Launching September 17th, 2019
by Michel Schulman

Photo de Ballet Scene

Ballet Scene

Circa 1898
Pastel
76 x 109 cm - 29 7/8 x 42 7/8 in.
Cachet vente Degas en bas à gauche
Washington, National Gallery of Art, Etats-Unis - Inv. 1963.10.16
Dernière mise à jour : 2020-03-31 13:43:45
Référence : MS-455

History

Atelier Degas - Vente Degas, 1918, I, n° 210 (repr.) - Durand-Ruel & Cie, Paris - Jacques Seligmann Vente Hôtel Plazza, New York, 27 janvier, 1921, n° 210 - Scott & Fowles, New York - Vente American Art Association, New York, 19 novembre 1926, n° 41 - Chester Dale, New York, 1926 - National Gallery, Washington, 1963 (Don Chester Dale).

 

Exhibitions

New York, Museum of French Art, French Institute in the United States, 1931, n° 5 - Washington, National Gallery, 1984-1985, Degas and the Dancers, n° 47 (repr.) - Washington, National Gallery, 2001-2002, A Century of Drawing, n° 9.

Bibliography

Maud, Before Manet to Modigliani from the Chester Dale Collection, 1929, n° 28 (repr.) - Lemoisne, 1946-1949, III, n° 1459, repr. p. 831 - Browse, [1949], pl. 232 - Cabanne, 1957, n°149, cat. 122 (repr.) - Washington, National Gallery, 18th and 19th Century Painting and Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection, 1965, p. 79 (repr.) - European Paintings and Sculpture. Illustrations,  National Gallery, Washington, 1968, p. 32 (repr.) - Lassaigne, Minervino, 1974, n° 1156, repr. p. 137 - European Paintings: an Illustrated Summary Catalogue, National Gallery, Washington, 1975, p. 96 (repr.) - Werner, 1977, n° 17, repr. p. 53 - Walker, National Gallery, Washington, nouvelle édition, 1984, p. 478, n° 707 (repr.) - European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue, National Gallery, Washington, 1985, p. 119 (repr.) - Boggs, Cat. exp. Paris, Ottawa, New York, 1988-1989, fig. 330, p. 576; 578-579 - Fletcher, DeSantis, "Degas: the search for his technique", Burlington Magazine 131, avril 1989, fig. 12, p. 263, 265 - Boggs, Maheux, Degas Pastels, 1992, n° 61, p. 158 - Kendall, Cat. exp. Londres, Chicago, 1996-1997, p. 131 - Cat. exp. National Gallery, Washington, 2001, A Century of Drawing, n° 9 - Paris, musée d'Orsay, 2019-2020, Degas à l'Opéra, fig. 183, repr. p. 183.

 

Related works

Fusain et pastel - 73,7 x 105,4 cm - Carnegie Museum of Art (MS-358)
Fusain sur papier-calque - 89 x 88 cm - Paris, musée d'Orsay (25)