Artist

Edgar DEGAS

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Edgar DEGAS

Study for Les Cueilleurs de pommes

1881
Pastel and pencil on paper
Stamp of the signature lower left Degas
58,4 x 39,4 cm (23 x 15.5 in)


Provenance:
Atelier Edgar Degas, Paris
Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, Atelier Edgar Degas, 2e vente, 11-13 December 1918, lot 279
Otto Wertheimer, Paris, 1951
M. Knoedler & Co., New York, 1951
Dr. and Mrs. T. Edward Hanley, Bradford, PA, c.1952 until at least 1967
E.V. Thaw & Co., New York
M. and Mrs. Lester F. Avnet, c.1970
Lester F. Avnet Estate, 1972
Alice M. Kaplan
Private collection, by descent
Private collection, New York


Literature:
- Atelier Edgar Degas, vente II : Catalogue des Tableaux, Pastels et Dessins par Edgar Degas, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 11-13 December 1918, p. 162, n° 279, repr.
- Theodore Reff, Degas: The Artist’s Mind, New York, 1976, p. 252, fig. 167, p. 253.
- Linda Bantel, The Alice M. Kaplan Collection, New York, 1981, p. 124-125, n° 55, repr.


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