Semiramis Construisant Une Ville
auction-image

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork: Semiramis Construisant Une Ville
Size: 47.9 x 81.3 cm
Medium: Peinture a l'essence on canvas
Creation year: 1861
Marks: Stamped with the signature Degas (lower right); stamped with the studio mark (on the stretcher)
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Sale: Atelier Edgar Degas, 1st sale Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 6-7 and 8 May 1918, no. 21, illustrated p. 15; Henri Fevre, Monte-Carlo (and sold: Hotel Drouot, Paris, Tableaux et pastels. Dessins et estampes par Degas. Tableaux modernes, 22nd June 1925, lot 63); Fiquet, Paris; Andre & Olga Wormser, Paris; Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Paris, Galerie Schmit, Exposition Degas 1834-1917, 1975, no. 5

Sotheby's Paris

Date: 2017-03-24
Lot Number: 9