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Inscription

lower right in graphite: Rome; by later hand, lower left in graphite: Pb 2354

Marks and Labels

estate stamps of Degas (Lugt 657 and 658)

Provenance

(Degas atelier sale (fourth sale), Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 2-4 July 1919, no. 126b). Lucien Heuraux, Paris. Private collection, New York. Curtis O. Baer [1898-1976], Atlanta. J. Carter Brown, Washington, DC; gift to NGA, 2007.



Exhibition History
1964
Drawing and the Human Figure, 1400 - 1964, University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, no. 91.
1981
Drawings from Georgia Collections, 19th and 20th Centuries, The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, 1981, no. 14.
1985
Master Drawings from Titian to Picasso: The Curtis O. Baer Collection, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, 1985, no. 80.
2012
Vernet to Villon: Nineteenth-Century French Master Drawings from the National Gallery of Art. Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma. Norman, OK, 2012, no. 19.