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02861_LACMA_Degas_M_46_8_6

DEGAS, Edgar

Paris 1834 - Paris 1917

Maker: Hébrard, A.A.

[1/D] Danseuse, arabesque ouverte sur la jambe droite, bras gauche en avant, deuxième étude

[1/D] Arabesque over Right Leg, Left Arm in Front

first modelled c. 1890-1895, this example cast posthumously

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 11 34 x 15 x 5 12 in.

Acc. No.: M.46.8.6

Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. George Gard De Sylva Collection

Photo credit: www.lacma.org

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Provenance

  • 1929-1946, Justin K. Thannhauser
  • 1946, Mr. and Mrs. George Gard De Sylva Collection

Bibliography

  • 2002 Czestochowski and Pingeot
    Joseph S. Czestochowski and Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures: Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, International Arts, 2002, p. 122-123

Exhibitions

  • 1939-1940 Amsterdam
    Rondom Rodin, Tentoonstelling Honderd Jaar Fransche Sculptuur, organized by Hand Ludwig C. Jaffe and John Rewald, Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, 30 June 1939-2 January 1940, No.86

    1945 New York
    Edgar Degas: Bronzes, Drawings, Pastels, organized by Justin K. Thannhauser, introduction by Paul Valéry (1938), New York, Buchholz Gallery, Curt Valentin, 3-27 January 1945, No.27

    1958 Los Angeles
    An Exhibition of Works by Edgar Hilaire Germain Degas 1834-1917, introduction by Jean Sutherland Boggs, March 1958, No.109