Femme Sessuyant
Artwork: Femme Sessuyant
Size: 98.3 x 70.2 cm
Medium: Pastel on paper laid down on card laid down on panel
Creation year: 1899
Marks: Signed 'Degas' (upper right)
Category: Drawings
Artwork details : Drawn circa 1899
Provenance: Ambroise Vollard, Paris (by 1914); A. Vallotton, Lausanne; Paul Rosenberg & Co., New York (acquired from the previous, 4 January 1960); Acquired from the previous by the late owner, 30 January 1961
Exhibition history: New York, Paul Rosenberg & Co., Seven Decades: 1895-1965, Crosscurrents in Modern Art, April-May 1966, p. 27, no. 21 (illustrated)

Christie's New York

Date: 2019-05-13
Lot Number: 23A
Low Estimate: $2000000 [+30%]
High Estimate: $3000000 [-13%]
Hammer Price: $2600000
Sold For: $3135000