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Edgar Degas: P.5874-R

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Current Location: In storage


Edgar Degas


Printmaker: Desboutin, Marcellin Gilbert




History note: P&D Colnaghi & Co. sold to John Charrington [Lugt 572], 29 February 1934 (£5)

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1934) by Charrington, John


19th Century
Production date: AD 1878


After the shortening of the legs

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Black carbon ink

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  • Text: M. Desboutin
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Signature

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.5874-R
Primary reference Number: 167133
Clément-Janin: 62-II
BN Inventaire (19thC): VI.330
Lugt: 572
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 March 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

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

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