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

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Cotton Merchants in New Orleans

1873
Huile sur toile ( linen)
58,7 x 71,8 cm - 23 1/16 x 28 3/16 in.
Cachet vente Degas en bas à droite
Cambridge (USA), Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Etats-Unis - Inv. 1929.90
Dernière mise à jour : 2020-04-28 23:11:01
Référence : MS-838

History

Atelier Degas – Vente Degas, 1918, I, n° 3 (repr.) – Paul Rosenberg, Paris (Ref. 79 archives Rosenberg, New York) – Wildenstein & Co., New York, 1929 – Herbert N. Straus, 1929 – Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1929 (Don Herbert N. Straus).

Exhibitions

Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1929, n° 31, pl. XXI – Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1931, n° 5, p. 121 - New York, World's Fair, 1940, European and American Paintings 1500-1900, n° 270 (repr.)  - Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1941, French Paintings of the XIXth & XXth Centuries - Cambrige, Fogg Art Museum, 1942, French Art of the Nineteenth Century - Cleveland, Museum of Art, 1947, pl. XVI – Minneapolis, Institute of Arts, 1948,  Degas's Portraits of His Family and Friends - 1948, New York, Wildenstein & Co., 1949, n° 26, repr. p. 27 – Washington, Corcoran Gallery, 1950, American Professional : 1492-1900, n° 272, p. 209 - Detroit Institute of Arts, 1951, The French in America, n° 191 - Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1952, French 19th Century Paintings and Drawings - La Nouvelle Orléans, Isaac Delgado Museum, 1953-1954, n° 74 (repr.) – Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, 1954, Pictures of Everyday Life : Genre Painting in Europe, 1500-1900, n° 84 - Atlanta, Art Association, 1955, Inaugural Exhibition of French Painting - Athens, University of Georgia, 1958, Unindentified Exhibition - Boston, Symphony Hall, 1959, French Art of the 19 th Century - New York, Wildenstein & Co., 1960, n° 23 (repr.) - Baltimore, Museum of Art, 1962, Paintings, drawings and graphic works by Manet, Degas, Morisot and Cassatt, n°38, p.54  - Saint Louis, City Art Museum, 1964, Highlights from the collection of the Fogg Art Museum - Bordeaux, musée des Beaux-Arts, 1966, La peinture française dans les collections américaines - La Nouvelle Orléans, Isaac Delgado Museum, 1965, (n.n.), pl. XXIV, repr. p. 84 - Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, 1974, Edgar Degas: the Reluctant Impressionist, n° 9 (repr.) - Landover, National Gallery of Art, 1976, The European Vision of America - Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 1977, Master Paintings from the Fogg Collection - Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum,  1985-1986, Modern Art at Harvard - Memphis, Dixon Gallery, 1986, Degas and His Friends, n° 2, p. 69, repr. p. 24 - Paris, Ottawa, New York, 1988-1989, n° 116, repr. p. 189  (New York seulement) - Tokyo, Yamagushi, 1990, n° 13, repr. p. 57 - La Nouvelle Orléans, Copenhague, 1999, n° 32 - Cambridge, Fogg Art Museum, 2005, Degas at Harvard, fig. 17, repr. p. 37.

Bibliography

Hendy, cat. exp. Isabelle Stewart Gardner Museum, 1931, p. 121 - Degas checklist, Fogg Art Museum, 1931, n° 5 - Fogg Art Museum Handbook, Cambridge, 1936, repr. p. 100 - Pach, Cat. exp. Art Aid Corporation, New York, 1940, n° 270, repr. p. 175 - Rewald, GBA, 1946, p. 116, 119, fig. 14 – Lemoisne, 1946-1949, II, n° 321, repr. p. 165 – Degas Letters, 1947, p. 29-30 –  Seligman, Cat. exp. Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1961, p. 207 - Lassaigne, Minervino, 1974, n° 358, repr. p. 102 – Shapiro, Cat. exp. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1974, p. 101 - Jones, Cat. exp. Modern Art at Harvard, Cambridge, 1985, fig. 41, p. 51 - Milkovich, Cat. exp. Dixon Gallery, Memphis, 1986, p. 5, n. 2, p. 69 - Sutton, 1986, fig. 84, p. 102 (repr.) - Reff, The Artist's Mind, 1987, p. 144, n. 169, p. 319 - Boggs, Cat. exp. Paris, Ottawa, New York, 1988-1989,  n° 116, p. 188-189, repr. coul. n° 116, p. 189 - Milner, Degas, 1990, repr. et texte p. 80 - Bowron, 1990, n° 331, p. 104, 240 (repr.) - Armstrong, 1991, fig.10, p. 32 - Growe, 1991, repr. p. 22 - Loyrette, 1991, p. 306 - Stafford, 1994, fig. 193, repr. p. 298 - Baumann, Karabelnik, 1994, repr. p. 33 - Tübingen, 1994-1995, (n.n.), repr. p. 33 - Benfey, Degas in New Orleans, 1997, p. 156 - Feigenbaum, Boggs, 1999, p. 224, (repr.) - Cohn, Boggs, Degas at Harvard, 2005, fig. 17, repr. p. 37 - Karlsruhe, Staatliche Kunsthalle, 2014-2015, n° 43.3, repr. p. 149.

Related works

Huile - 73 x 92 cm - Musée des Beaux-Arts (MS-837)