Edgar Degas - Study for the Programme, 1884

Edgar Degas (Paris, 1834 - 1917, Paris)

Study for the Programme de la soirée artistique du 15 juin 1884 (Galerie Ponsin), 1884

Black chalk on paper , 26.6 x 37.6 cm (10 1/2 x 14 13/16 in.)

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(Paris, 1834 - 1917, Paris)

Object details

Accession number

3.1.o.97

Primary Creator

Edgar Degas (Paris, 1834 - 1917, Paris)

Full title

Study for the Programme de la soirée artistique du 15 juin 1884 (Galerie Ponsin)

Creation Date

1884

Description

Stolen in 1990.

Provenance



Stolen in 1990.

Marks

Stamped in red ink (lower left): Degas

Dimensions

26.6 x 37.6 cm (10 1/2 x 14 13/16 in.)

Display Media

Black chalk on paper

Web Commentary

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Permanent Gallery Location

Short Gallery

Bibliography

Galerie Georges Petit. Catalogue des Tableaux, Pastels et Dessins par Edgar Degas et provenant de son atelier,... (Paris, 2-4 July 1919), p. 222, lot 258a.
Philip Hendy. Catalogue of Exhibited Paintings and Drawings (Boston, 1931), p. 126.
Gilbert Wendel Longstreet and Morris Carter. General Catalogue (Boston, 1935), pp. 132-33.
Rollin van N. Hadley (ed.). Drawings: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum (Boston, 1968), p. 65.
Barbara Stern Shapiro. "A Note on Two Degas Drawings." Fenway Court (1978), pp. 15-21, fig. 2.
Roy Perkinson. "Technical Note." Fenway Court (1978), pp. 22-23.

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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.