DEGAS, Edgar

Paris 1834 - Paris 1917

[32/D] Cheval au galop tournant la tête à droite, les pieds ne touchant pas le sol (et Jockey 36/D)

[32/D] Horse with Jockey; Horse Galloping, Turning Head to Right, Feet Not Touching the Ground (and Jockey 36/D)

model c. 1875, cast in c. 1920


equestrian statue(tte)

Dimensions (HxWxD): 11 14 x 13 78 x 5 in.

Acc. No.: 1998.30.1 a

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hill Torras

Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery /

© Artist:


  • 1929-1950s, Justin K. Thannhauser
  • 1950, Loan to Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio
  • 1998, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hill Torras


  • Museum's website, 22 April 2010 and August 2017
  • 2002 Czestochowski and Pingeot
    Joseph S. Czestochowski and Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures: Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, International Arts, 2002, p. 184-185 et 191
  • 2003 Gross
    Jennifer Gross, ed., Edgar Degas: Defining the Modernist Edge, exh. cat., New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2003, 7, 11, 1820, no. 4, pl. 4, fig. 4


  • 1934 Buenos Aires
    Degas Exposicion, organized by Justin K. Thannhauser, Buenos Aires, Galeria Müller, 1-30 September 1934, No.45

    1939-1940 Amsterdam
    Rondom Rodin, Tentoonstelling Honderd Jaar Fransche Sculptuur, organized by Hans Ludwig C. Jaffe and John Rewald, Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, 30 June 1939-2 January 1940, No.105

Related works

  • Bronzes, cast by A.A. Hébrard 32 and 36/P, Paris, Musée d'Orsay, RF 2117.