Marks and Labels

lower left, atelier stamp: Degas

Provenance

Atelier Degas (sold Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, fourth sale, July 2-4, 1919, no. 357); René de Gas (sale, Paris, Hôtel Drouot, 10 November 1927, no. 50); purchased by (Jean Metthey, Paris). Monsieur S--; (his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 13 November 1969, no. 20 and plate III); Armand Hammer Collection, 1970; gift to NGA, 1991.

Exhibition History
1970
Exhibited with the Armand Hammer collection from 1970, starting with Isaac Delgado Museum of Art, New Orleans; except Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, 1971.
1984
Degas, Form and Space, Centre Culturel du Marais, Paris; New York, 1984, 119, fig. 99.
Bibliography
1946
Lemoisne, Paul André. Degas et son oeuvre. 4 vols. Paris: Arts et metiers graphiques, 1946-1949. Vols. 2 and 3, 1946. Reprinted in 5 vols., New York and London, 1984.