Edgar Degas Les Deux Italiennes pencil on paper inscribed Rome and stamped Nepvue Degas
Lot 54
Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Deux études de femmes 11 x 17 1/4in (28 x 44cm)
US$ 15,000 - 20,000
£8,900 - 12,000
Lot Details
Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)
Deux études de femmes
inscribed 'Rome' (lower center) and stamped 'Nepvue/Degas' (lower right)
pencil on paper
11 x 17 1/4in (28 x 44cm)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Drouot, Paris, May 6, 1976, 'Important ensemble de dessins par Degas, provenant de l'atelier de l'artiste et d'une partie de la collection Nepveu Degas', lot 59 (probably one of two drawings titled 'Personnages de Théâtre')
    Drouot, Paris, June 15, 1990, lot 27, titled 'Deux études de femmes'
    Sotheby's, New York, May 10, 1995, lot 206, titled 'Les deux Italiennes'
    Drouot, Paris, November 24, 1995, lot 11, titled 'Etudes de femmes'
    Sotheby's, London, October 23, 1996, lot 4, titled 'Les deux Italiennes'

    Note:
    We would like to thank Galerie Brame Lorenceau in Paris for confirming the authenticity of this work.
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