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DEGAS, Edgar

Paris 1834 - Paris 1917

Maker: Hébrard, A.A.

[32/I et 36/T] Cheval au galop, tête tournée à droite, les pieds ne touchant pas le sol, et Jockey

[32/I and 36/T] Horse with Jockey; Horse Galloping, Turning Head to Right, Feet Not Touching the Ground, and Jockey

modeled mid-1870s, cast before 1951

bronze

equestrian statue(tte)

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 11 14 in.

32/I on horse

Acc. No.: 2007.291

Credit Line: Bequest of Brooks McCormick, 2007.291

Photo credit: ph. Art Institute of Chicago

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Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Max Kaganovitch
  • 1955, this cast leaves France
  • New York, M. Knoedler & Co., paired with Jockey 36/T
  • 2007, Bequest of Brooks McCormick

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, September 11, 2013
  • 2002 Czestochowski and Pingeot
    Joseph S. Czestochowski and Anne Pingeot, Degas Sculptures: Catalogue Raisonné of the Bronzes, Memphis, International Arts, 2002, Horse p. 184-185 (location at the Art Institute is not mentioned because the bequest = 2007 is posterior to the publication of the book = 2002) and Jockey p. 191 (location at the Art Institute is not mentioned because the bequest = 2007 is posterior to the publication of the book = 2002)

Exhibitions

  • 1952 Amsterdam
    Edgar Degas, organized by Max Kaganovitch, Amsterdam, Stedelijk Museum, 8 February-24 March 1952, no. 113

    1955 New York
    The Sculptures of Edgar Degas, New York, Galerie Chalette, 3-29 October 1955, no. 9