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Bust of a Young Woman
Bust of a Young Woman
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1890
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pastel On Coarse Flecked Gray Wove Paper, Inscribed In Red Chalk 'Degas' (verso)
Dimensions:
Sheet: 429 x 386 mm (16 7/8 x 15 3/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Provenance:

Edgar Degas (1834-1917), Paris; his estate sale (Catalogue des tableaux...composant la collection Edgard Degas), Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, March 26-27, 1918, lot 104; Mme Brière, Paris, 1951(according to Breeskin 1970); Dr. T. Edward and Tullah Hanley, Bradford (PA).

Accession Number:
69.30.22
Acquisition Date:
1969-12-31
Credit Line:

Memorial gift from Dr. T. Edward and Tullah Hanley, Bradford, Pennsylvania

Exhibition History:

Wildenstein & Co., NY; Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, 1961-1962; ALSO GALLERY OF MODERN ART, NY; PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART; THE DENVER ART MUSEUM, 1967-1968, REPR.; MUSEUM OF THE SOUTHWEST, 1967, NO. 96; COLUMBUS GALLERY OF FINE ARTS, 1968, NO.5; CANISIUS COLLEGE, BUFFALO, 1969, NO.7;

San Francisco, FAMSF, Faces and Figures:19th cent. works on paper from the permanent collection, 1984.
San Francisco, FAMSF, Master Drawings from the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, 1985.
San Francisco, FAMSF, 20 years of collecting: American Works of Art on Paper from the Achenbach Foundation, 1987.
San Francisco, FAMSF, Impressions of an era: Paris 1870-1914, 1994-95.
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Private Collection of Edgard Degas, 1997-98.
San Francisco, FAMSF, The First Fifty Years, Celebrating the AFGA, 1948 - 1998, 1998.
Milwaukee Art Museum, and Vienna, Albertina, Impressionism: Pastels, Watercolours, Drawings, 2011-12.
Saint Louis Art Museum and San Francisco, FAMSF, Degas, Impressionism and the Paris Millinery Trade, 2017.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”