Overview

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Inscription

upper left plate: Lepic Degas

Marks and Labels

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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
Boggs, Jean Sutherland, et al. Degas. Exh. cat. Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris; Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa; and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 28-29, fig. 2/10.
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 and London, 1995: no. 49.
1995
Fichner-Rathus, Lois. Understanding Art. 4th ed. Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1995: 118.
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