[4 cire] Cheval se cabrant
[4 wax] Rearing Horse
Dimensions (HxWxD): 12 5⁄16 x 8 1⁄16 x 10 1⁄2 in.
on wax near back left hoof: Degas
Acc. No.: 1999.80.17
Credit Line: Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon
Photo credit: Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
© Artist : public domain
- The artist [1834-1917]
- His heirs
- Paris, Adrien-Aurélien Hébrard [1865-1937]
- Paris, his daughter, Nelly Hébrard [1904-1985]
- 1955, consigned to M. Knoedler & Company, Inc., New York
- 1956, May, purchased by Paul Mellon, Upperville, Virginia
- 1999, bequest to NGA
- Museum’s website, October 30, 2012
- 1991 Pingeot
Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures, Paris, 1991, no. 44
- 1995 Campbell
Sara Campbell, "Degas' Bronzes - Introduction and a Catalogue," Apollo, vol. 142, no. 402, August 1995, no. 4
- 1995 Pingeot
Anne Pingeot, "The casting of Degas' sculptures: Completing the story", Apollo, 142, August 1995, p. 60-63
- 2002 Czestochowski and Pingeot
Joseph S. Czestochowski and Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures: Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, International Arts, 2002, p. 128-129
- 2010 Lindsay, Barbour, Sturman
Suzanne Glover Lindsay, Daphne S. Barbour, and Shelley G. Sturman, Edgar Degas Sculpture. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue, Washington, D.C., 2010, no. 9, p. 90-93, color repro.
- Museum's website, October 30, 2012
1955 New York
Edgar Degas 1834-1917: Original Wax Sculptures, M. Knoedler & Company, Inc., New York, 1955, no. 13, repro.
Sculpture by Degas, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, 1956
Art for the Nation: Gifts in Honor of the 50th Anniversary of the National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1991, unnumbered catalogue, repro.
Degas at the Races, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1998, no. 117, repro.
An Enduring Legacy: Masterpieces from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1999-2000, no cat.