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DEGAS, Edgar

Paris 1834 - Paris 1917

[55/B] La Masseuse

[55/B] The Masseuse

1882-1885

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 15 12 x 15 x 13 in.

signed to the left of the standing figure, on upper surface of base: Degas
fondeur stamp on upper surface of base, to right of standing figure: CIRE /PERDUE / A A HEBRARD 55/B

Acc. No.: 78.13

Credit Line: The Evan H. Roberts Memorial Sculpture Collection

Photo credit: ph. courtesy Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1978, The Evan H. Roberts Memorial Sculpture Collection

Bibliography

  • 1996 Portland
    Portland Art Museum. Selected Works, Portland, Portland Art Museum/Marquand Books, Inc., Seattle, 1996, p. 177, repr.
  • 2002 Czestochowski and Pingeot
    Joseph S. Czestochowski and Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures: Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, International Arts, 2002, p. 228-229

Exhibitions

  • 1998-1999 Portland
    Essay on Impressionism, Portland, Portland Art Museum, September 18, 1998-March 31, 1999

    2003 Portland
    Paris to Portland: Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Masters in Portland Collections, Portland, Portland Art Museum, January 25-March 28, 2003