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Title

Two dancers


Artist

Edgar Degas

France

19 Jul 1834 - 27 Sep 1917


Details


Alternative title

Deux danseuses en maillot


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

charcoal on tracing paper mounted on board


Dimensions

62.5 x 36.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust 2012


Location

Not on display


Accession number

269.2012


Artist information

Edgar Degas

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust, Australia, Gift of the Margaret Olley Art Trust 2012

Margaret Olley, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia

Browse & Darby, London/England, Purchased by Olley 2007

Gianni Versace, United States of America, sold Sotheby's NY 11/3/2005, lot 179

Scharf Fine Art, New York/New York/United States of America

Sotheby's New York, New York/New York/United States of America, 9/11/1994, lot 151

Private Collection

Christie's London, London/England, 4 April 1989, lot 305

M. Cailleux

Edgar Degas, Studio sale 7-9 April 1919, lot 167. Studio sale stamp bottom left (Lugt 658)


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jane Kinsman, Degas. The uncontested master, Canberra, 2008, 159 (illus.). no.73

Unknown, Vente Atelier Edgar Degas 1919. Ventes III & IV, 1989, (illus.). no.167