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Inscription

lower left in graphite: 13; upper right in graphite: ppg 13

Provenance

Atelier Degas, Paris (Lugt 657); Roland Nepveu-Degas [1885-1962] (not in Lugt). (sale, Hôtel Drouot Rive Gauche, Paris, 6 May 1976, no. 31, as "Etude pour le jockey blessé"); Huguette Bérès, Paris, 1976; Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA; gift to NGA, 1999.

Exhibition History
1998
Degas at the Races, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1998, no. 20.
1999
An Enduring Legacy: Masterpieces from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1999-2000.
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.
1998
Degas at the Races. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1998: no. 22.