Overview

No overview available.

Inscription

upper left plate: Lepic Degas

Marks and Labels

null

Provenance

Henri Petiet, Paris; purchased in 1950 by Lessing Rosenwald, Philadelphia; gift to NGA, 1964.

Exhibition History

1968
Degas Monotypes. Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 1968, no. 1.
1973
Nelson Atkins Museum, Kansas City, 1973-1974.
1982
Lessing J. Rosenwald, Tribute to a Collector. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1982., no. 66.
1984
Degas: The Dancers, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1984-1985, no. 17, repro.
1995
Prints by James McNeill Whistler and His Contemporaries, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1995, as The Ballet Master by Edgar Degas, executed in collaboration with Ludovic Napoléon Lepic.
2001
The Unfinished Print, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001, as The Ballet Master by Edgar Degas and Vicomte Ludovic Napoléon Lepic.
2014
Degas's Little Dancer. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2014-2015, fig. 11, brochure.

Bibliography

1968
Janis, Eugenia Parry, compiler. Degas Monotypes; essay, catalogue, and checklist. Cambridge: Fogg Art Museum, 1968.
1984
Shackelford, George. Degas: The Dancers. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1984: no. 17.
1992
National Gallery of Art, Washington. Washington, D.C., 1992: 323, repro.
1995
Callen, Anthea. The Spectacular Body: Science, Method and Meaning in the Work of Degas, New Haven, CT, 1995: no. 49.
1995
Fichner-Rathus, Lois. Understanding Art. 4th ed. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1995: 118.

Technical Summary

null

Related Works

Related Resources

  • Event Type
    Event Name
    March 1–June 1
    Mon, Tues, and Wed at 1:00
    March 5, 2012 at 2:00
    March 7, 2012 at 4:00
    East Building, Auditorium
    Name of docent
    image:
    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum
    60 minutes
    Registration for this event begins on April 1, 2012 at noon.
    Download the program notes (100k)
  • Self-Guided Tour
    Italian Collection
    image:
    Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum