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Title:

Study of Heads

Maker:

Degas, Edgar; draughtsman; French artist, 1834-1917

Category:

drawing

Name:

drawing

Date:

circa 1861
date by Lemoisne - see inscriptions/marks

School/Style:

French

Technique:

drawing

Material(s):

graphite; medium
paper; support

Technique
Description:

graphite on paper

Dimension(s):

height, 202, mm
width, 264, mm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1978-02-08; Gow, A.S.F.

Provenance:

Mlle J. Fèvre; with Marlborough Gallery 1948; bt. A.S.F Gow (£73.10.0d)

Inscription(s):

; lower left; stamp; (Degas' studio stamp, (L.657))
; on the old mount; (an inscription suggesting it is a study for the 'Petite filles Spartiates provoquant des garçons', of c. 1860)

Accession:

Object Number: PD.29-1978
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 6286; input: 2000-05-24; modified: 2003-07-18)

Related
Resource:

French Impressionists - Online Exhibition

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6286





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