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Degas à la redingote noire (Self-Portrait)

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917). Self-Portrait, ca. 1854-1855. Oil on canvas, 16 1/4 x 13 1/4 inches (41.3 x 33.7 cm). Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York; George B. and Jenny R. Mathews Fund, 1964 (1964:13). 

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Public Domain

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Edgar Degas

French, 1834-1917

Degas à la redingote noire (Self-Portrait), ca. 1854-1855

oil on canvas

support: 16 1/4 x 13 1/4 inches (41.27 x 33.65 cm); framed: 25 3/4 x 23 x 3 inches (65.405 x 58.42 x 7.62 cm)

Collection Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York

George B. and Jenny R. Mathews Fund, 1964

1964:13

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Inscriptions

no inscriptions

Provenance

collection of the artist, until 1917;
collection of René de Gas, Paris;
sold at auction, "Succession de M. René de Gas: Tableaux, Pastels, Dessins par Edgar Degas," Hôtel Drouot, November 10, 1927, cat. no. 66;
collection of Durand-Ruel, Paris, 1927-1928;
sold to A. Conger Goodyear, New York, October 20, 1928;
donated by Goodyear to the Albright Art Gallery, December 30, 1957;
purchased from Goodyear by the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1964

Class

Paintings (visual works)

Work Type

Oil painting (visual work)

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