Danseuse Debout, Les Mains Derriere Le Dos
Artwork: Danseuse Debout, Les Mains Derriere Le Dos
Size: 47.3 x 38.7 cm
Medium: Pastel and charcoal on toned paper
Creation year: 1885
Marks: Stamped with signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; lower right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Drawn in 1882-1885
Provenance: Estate of the artist; Second sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 11-13 December 1918, lot 204; Galerie Charpentier, Paris; Gustave Pellet, Paris; Maurice Exsteens, Paris (by descent from the previous, 1919); Otto Wertheimer, Paris (1960); Private collection, Zurich (acquired from the previous, 1961); Private collection, Switzerland (by descent from the previous); sale, Christie's, London, 27 June 2002, lot 310; Private collection, New York (acquired at the previous sale); Stephen Ongpin Fine Art, London
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Andre Weil, Degas, June 1939, no. 19; Paris, Galerie Charpentier, Danse et divertissements, 1948-1949, no. 68; Bern, Klipstein und Kornfeld, Choix d'une collection privee, October-November 1960, no. 21 (illustrated in color); Kunsthalle Tubingen and Nationalgalerie Berlin, Edgar Degas, Pastelle, Olskizzen, Zeichnungen, January-May 1984, p. 385, no. 172 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2017-05-16
Lot Number: 158