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Title:

Danseuses aux jupes violettes, bras lev├ęs

Maker:

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

Category:

drawing

Name:

drawing

Date:

circa 1895 1898
Date suggested by Lemoisne.

School/Style:

French

Technique:

drawing

Material(s):

pastels (crayons); medium
black chalk; medium
gouache; medium; perhaps
charcoal; medium
tracing paper; support; two sheets joined, laid down on paper drummed on to thick cardboard -

Technique
Description:

pastels and black chalk, perhaps with gouache in an essence medium over charcoal on tracing paper, laid down on paper drummed on to a thick cardboard backing

Dimension(s):

height, 909, mm
width, 521, mm

Acquisition:

allocated; 1979; H.M. Treasury

Provenance:

Durand-Ruel, Frank Thomson, Ann Thomson, Anne Jenyns, R. Soames, Jenyns, Roger G. Jenyns

Acquisition Credit:

Accepted in lieu of estate duty.

Inscription:

signature; lower left; graphite; degas

Documentation:

, The Fitzwilliam Museum1982. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Pressp. 111

Accession:

Object Number: PD.2-1979
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 6298; input: 2000-05-24; modified: 2010-11-04)

(Picture Cabinet reference : 703071)

Related
Resource:

Education Resources - Factsheets (pdf)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/6298





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