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image of Woman Viewed from Behind (Visit to a Museum) Edgar Degas (artist)
French, 1834 - 1917
Woman Viewed from Behind (Visit to a Museum), c. 1879-1885
oil on canvas
overall: 81.3 x 75.6 cm (32 x 29 3/4 in.) framed: 114.3 x 107.9 x 11.1 cm (45 x 42 1/2 x 4 3/8 in.)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
1985.64.11
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From the Tour: Edgar Degas
Object 3 of 7

1918"Movement des Arts: Atelier Edgar Degas." La Chronique des arts et de la curiosité (April-May 1918):102
1935Rivière, Georges. M. Degas. Bourgois de Paris. Paris, 1935:repro.
1970Minervino, Fiorella. L'opera completa di Degas. Milan, 1970: no. 456, repro., as Signora in un Museo.
1980Terrasse, Antoine. Die Gro en Meister der Malerei: Edgar Degas. Frankfurt, 1980:no. 320, repro., as Frau in einem Museum.
1984Lemoisne, Paul-Andre. Degas et son oeuvre. 5 vols. New York and London, 1984:II:no. 465, repro.

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