Femme A Sa Toilette

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Artwork: Femme A Sa Toilette
Size: 41.3 x 32 cm
Medium: Pastel on joined sheets of paper laid down on the artist's board
Creation year: 1897
Marks: Stamped Degas (lower left); indistinctly stamped Atelier Edgar Degas on the reverse of the artist's board
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Executed circa 1897
Provenance: Estate of the artist (sold: Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 2e Vente d'Atelier Edgar Degas, 11th-13th December 1918, lot 79); Nunes & Fiquet Collection, Paris; Sale: Sotheby's, London, 23rd June 1965, lot 142; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (purchased at the previous sale); Henry Schaefer, Zurich (acquired from the previous in June 1966; until at least 1995); Simon Dickinson Ltd., London; Private Collection, USA; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 2005
Exhibition history: Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Autour de l'Impressionnisme, 1966, no. 9, illustrated in colour in the catalogue; London, Royal Academy of Arts; Tokyo, Sezon Museum of Art & Nagoya, Matsuzakaya Art Museum, From Manet to Gauguin, Masterpieces from Swiss Private Collections, 1995-96, no. 13, illustrated in colour in the catalogue (as dating from 1885-90)

Sotheby's London

Date: 2018-06-19
Lot Number: 36