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Edgar Degas-Autoportrait-1854

Sell Through Rate: 100%

39.7 x 30.7 cm
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Peinture a l'essence and gouache on prepared paper laid down on stretched canvas
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Executed circa 1854
Provenance :
Marcel Guerin, Paris; sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 8 December 1933, lot 177 (illustrated on the cover); Wilhelm Weinberg, Scarsdale, New York, and thence by descent; estate sale, Sotheby's, London, 10 July 1957, lot 19; Sir Edward & Lady Hulton, London, by 1964; Marlborough Fine Art, London; Acquired from the previous by the present owner in 1981
Exhibition History :
New York, Galerie Seligmann, Degas, October - November 1930; Paris, Musee de l'Orangerie, Degas, 1931, no. 3 (dated 'circa 1854-1855'); Rotterdam, Museum Boymans Van Beuningen, Verzameling Sir Edward en Lady Hulton, Londen, November 1964 - January 1965, no. 8 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Munich, Stadtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus, April - May 1965; Dortmund, Museum am Ostwall, July 1965; and Frankfurt, Frankfurter Kunstverein Steinernes Haus, 1965

Christie’s London

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