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

Photo de The Rehearsal

The Rehearsal

1888
Huile sur toile
40 x 89 cm - 15 11/16 x 35 in.
Signé en bas à gauche : Degas
Washington, National Gallery of Art, Etats-Unis - Inv. 1942.9.19
Dernière mise à jour : 2020-06-12 12:32:36
Référence : MS-226

History

Durand-Ruel & Cie, mai 1892 (Stock n° 2228) – P. A. B. Widener, Philadelphie, février 1914 (Stock n° 3853 NY 3741) – Joseph E. Widener, Philadelphie – Washington, National Gallery, 1942 (Don Widener).

Exhibitions

Londres, Grafton Galleries, 1905, n° 51 – New York, Knoedler & Co., 1915, Loan Exhibition of Masterpieces of Old and Modern Painters, n° 22 - San Jose, Museum of Art, 1981, Mary Cassatt, n° 66 – Washington, National Gallery, 1984-1985, n° 35 (repr.) – Naples, Milan, 1986-1987, Capolavori Impressionisti dei Musei Americani, n° 16 (repr.) - Léningrad, Moscou, 1986, Impressionist and Post Impressionist Masterpieces from the National Gallery, Washington, 1986, n° 9 (repr.) - Paris, Ottawa, New York, 1988-1989, n° 305, repr. p. 510 - Venise, Milan, 1989, Impressionsisti della National Gallery, Washington, (n.n.), (repr.) - Munich, Neue Pinakothek, 1990, n° 18 (repr.) - Athènes, National Gallery of Greece, 1992-1993, n° 60 (repr.) - Londres, Chicago, 1996-1997, n° 8, repr. p. 182-183 - Kyoto, Tokyo, 1999, n° 24 (repr.) - Londres, Royal Academy of Arts, 2011, n° 45 (repr.) - Essen, Zurich, 2014-2015, n° 16 (repr.) - Paris, musée d'Orsay, 2019-2020, Degas à l'Opéra, cat. 196, repr. p. 193.

 

Bibliography

Roberts, Pictures in he Collection of P.A.B. Widener, 1915, (n.p.), (repr.) - Lafond, 1918-1919, I, repr. p. 6 – Paintings in the Collection of Joseph Widener, 1923, (n.p.), (repr.) - Paintings in the Collection of Joseph Widener, 1931, p. 212 (repr.) - Lemoisne, 1946-1949, III, n° 941, repr. p. 547 - Paintings in the Collection of Joseph Widener, 1948, p. 108 (repr.) – Browse, [1949], p. 377, pl. 116 a – Paintings and Sculpture from the Widener Collection, National Gallery, Washington, 1959, p. 615 (repr.) - Walker, National Gallery, Washington, 1963, p. 325 (repr.) - Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture, National Gallery, Washington, 1965, p. 38 - European Paintings and Sculpture. Illustrations, National Gallery, Washington, 1968, p. 32 (repr.) - Lassaigne, Minervino, 1974, n° 842, repr. p.  124 – European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue, National Gallery, Washington, 1975, p. 96 (repr.) - Varnedoe, "Degas and the photography", Art in America, LXVIII, été 1980, p. 100, 105, repr. p. 105-106 - Walker, National Gallery, Washington, 1984, p. 478, n° 704 (repr.) - European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue, National Gallery, Washington, 1985, p. 118 (repr.) - Französische Impressionisten und ihre Wegbereiter aus der National Gallery, Washington, exp. Neue Pinakothek, Munich, 1990, n° 18 (repr.) - Coman, Joie de vivre: French Paintings in the National Gallery, Washington, 1991, p. 11 (repr.) - Kopper, America's National Gallery, Washington, 1991, p. 197-198 (repr.) - Londres, Chicago, 1996-1997, cat. 8, repr. p. 182-183 - Fiero, The Humanistic Traditions: Romanticism, Realism and the Nineteenth-Century World, 1998, n° 31.7 (rpr.) - Kendall, DeVonyar, 2011, n° 45, repr. p. 120-121 - Connaissance des Arts, Degas Hors série, 2019, repr. p. 56-57.

Related works

Huile - 39,4 x 88,4 cm - Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute (MS-241)
Huile - 38 x 90 cm - Yale University Art Gallery (MS-248)
Fusain rehaussé de pastel - 45 x 59 cm - Philadelphia Museum of Art (43)