Artist: Edgar Degas
Artwork: Femme Sessuyant Les Cheveux
Size: 77.2 x 61.2 cm
Medium: Charcoal and pastel on tracing paper laid down on card
Marks: Stamped with signature 'Degas' (Lugt 658; lower left)
Artwork details : None
Provenance: Estate of the artist; First sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 6-8 May 1918, lot 316; Galerie Durand-Ruel et Cie., Paris; Raoul Pougeux; sale, Christie's, London, 29 March 1977, lot 26; Galerie Beyeler, Basel (acquired at the previous sale); Crane Kalman Gallery, London (acquired from the previous, November 1980); Acquired from the previous by the present owner, 1980.
Exhibition history: Basel, Galerie Beyeler, Manet, Degas, Monet, Cezanne, Bonnard, June-September 1977, no. 2 (illustrated in color).