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Jockey à Cheval: P.12-1978

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Current Location: In storage


Jockey à Cheval


Printmaker: Degas, Edgar




History note: Vente Degas 4, No. 384b, Estimate: 240 Francs; Pellet collection; Marlborough Gallery, purchased from them by A.S.F. Gow in 1951, £47.5s

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Through the National Art Collections Fund

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1978-03) by Gow, A. S. F.


Counterproof, from the drawing Lemoisne 1320, Vente Degas 3, No. 106.3

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People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper
Image Height 327 mm Width 236 mm
Sheet Height 367 mm Width 273 mm

Techniques used in production

Counterproof : Counterproof of a drawing

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: stamped signature, in black ink

  • Text: Degas
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12-1978
Primary reference Number: 1634
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 24 April 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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