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Danseuse Russe: P.11-1978

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Danseuse Russe


Printmaker: Degas, Edgar




History note: Mademoiselle J. Fèvre; with the Reid Gallery, London, from whom purchased in 1964 by A.S.F. Gow for £850.

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Through the National Art Collections Fund

Measurements and weight

Height: 640 mm
Width: 500 mm

Acquisition and important dates

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


Counterproof, from the drawing (a study for Danseuses Russes) Lemoisne 1188, Vente Degas 2, No. 278.1, and René de Gas Sale, 10 November 1927, No. 29 (reproduced).

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Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Counterproof : Counterproof of a drawing

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.11-1978
Primary reference Number: 31031
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 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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