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Deux Femmes Appuyees A Une Barriere (Conversation)

Edgar Degas-Deux Femmes Appuyees A Une Barriere (Conversation)-1885

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artist:
Artwork:
Deux Femmes Appuyees A Une Barriere (Conversation)
Size:
51.9 x 66.7 cm
Medium :
Pastel on paper
Creation Year:
1885
Marks
Signed 'Degas' (lower left)
Category :
Drawing
Artwork Details :
Drawn circa 1882-1885
Provenance :
Mme Montandon, Paris; Alfred Chester and Edith Dunn Beatty, London (by 1937); Acquavella Galleries, Inc., New York; Elinor Dorrance Ingersoll, New York (acquired from the previous, 1968); Estate sale, Christie's, New York, 18 October 1977, lot 17; Acquired at the previous sale by the late owners
Exhibition History :
Paris, Galerie Les Arts, Art Moderne, 1912; Paris, Galeries Georges Petit, Degas au profit de la ligue franco-anglo-ame ricaine contre le cancer, April-May 1924, p. 73, no. 137 (titled Conservation); Paris, Musee de l'Orangerie, Degas, 1937, pp. 88-89, no. 112 (titled Conversation); London, Rosenberg & Helft, Ltd., Degas, November 1937, no. 8 (illustrated, pl. IV; titled La Conversation and dated 1882); Paris, Galerie Paul Rosenberg, Les Influences (Ingres a de Segonzac), May-June 1938, no. 11 (titled La Conversation and dated 1882)

Christie’s New York

Date:
2018-05-15
Lot Number :
10 A
Low Estimate :
$3,000,000[-37%]*
High Estimate :
$5,000,000[-62%]*
Hammer Price :
$1,900,000
Sold For :
$2,292,500*