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DEGAS, Edgar

Paris 1834 - Paris 1917

Maker: Hébrard, A.A.

[2/MODELE] Danseuse, arabesque ouverte sur la jambe droite, bras droit à terre

[2/MODELE] Arabesque over the Right Leg, Right Hand Near the Ground, Left Arm Outstretched (First Arabesque Penchée)

c. 1885, cast c. 1919

bronze, No. 02, Modèle cast

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 11 316 x 16 78 x 8 14 in.

signed: degas
inscribed: 2/MODELE
stamp CIRE / PERDUE / A.A. HEBRARD

Acc. No.: M.1977.02.02.S

Credit Line: Norton Simon Art Foundation

Photo credit: Norton Simon Art Foundation

© Artist:


Provenance

  • Paris, the founder Adrien-Aurélien Hébrard (1865-1937)
  • Paris, Nelly Hébrard (1904-1985), his daughter
  • 1976, London, Lefevre Gallery
  • 1977, Purchase

Bibliography

  • 2002 Czestochowski and Pingeot
    Joseph S. Czestochowski and Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures. Catalogue raisonné of the bronzes, [New York], The Torch Press, and [Memphis], International Arts, 2002, p. 124-125 (revised edition in 2010)
  • 2009 Campbell
    Sara Campbell, Richard Kendall, Daphne Barbour, Shelley Sturman, Degas in the Norton Simon Museum. Nineteenth Century Art, vol. II, general editor: Sara Campbell, New Haven, Yale University Press, 2009

Exhibitions

  • 1976 London
    The Complete Sculptures of Degas, London, The Lefevre Gallery, 18 November-21 December 1976, catalogue and introduction by John Rewald