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DEGAS, Edgar

Paris 1834 - Paris 1917

Maker: Hébrard, A.A.

[3/B] Danseuse, arabesque ouverte sur la jambe droite, bras gauche dans la ligne

[3/B] Arabesque over the Right Leg, Left Arm in Line

cast 1919-1921

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 6 1116 x 6 1116 x 3 916 in.

incised on base of bronze: Degas
proper left rear of bronze base: CIRE / PERDUE / A.A. HÉBRARD
proper left rear of bronze base: 3/B

Acc. No.: 1943.1129

Credit Line: Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.1129

Photo credit: 2009 President and Fellows of Harvard College

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Provenance

  • New York, Jacques Seligmann & Co.
  • 1935, sold to Grenville L. Winthrop, New York
  • 1943, bequest to the Fogg Art Museum

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, January 22, 2013
  • 2002 Czestochowski and Pingeot
    Joseph S. Czestochowski and Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures: Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, International Arts, 2002, p. 126-127
  • 2005 Cohn Boggs
    Marjorie B. Cohn and Jean Sutherland Boggs, Degas at Harvard, exh. cat., Cambridge and New Haven, Harvard University Art Museums/Yale University Press, 2005, no. 12, p. 100-101, repr.

Exhibitions

  • 2005 Cambridge, MA
    Degas at Harvard, Cambridge, Harvard University Art Museums, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, Auguste 1-November 27, 2005