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Standing Nude Youth, with right arm raised

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date:
1859–60
Medium:
Graphite (partially rubbed) on wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 3/16 x 9 1/4 in. (36 x 23.5cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander and Gregoire Tarnopol, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.280
Not on view
Inscription: Verso: in blue chalk: PH 1923; in graphite: VAD 4 / n.118

Marking: Stamped in red ink, l.l.: ATELIER ED. DEGAS (Lugt 657); stamped in red ink, l.r.: degas (Lugt 658)
Atelier Degas Lugt 657 and 658; Galerie Georges Petit, Paris 4eme vente Degas, Paris, July 2-4, 1919, no. 118c, repr., one of three "Études pour la Fille de Jepthé"; Paul Jamot according to Boggs catalogue; Alan Burroughs according to G. Tarnopol; Michel Benisovich (1891–1963)according to G. Tarnopol; Grégoire Tarnopol (New York)New York
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings Recently Acquired, 1972-75," 1975.

Saint Louis Art Museum. "Drawings by Degas," January 20, 1967–February 26, 1967.

Philadelphia Museum of Art. "Drawings by Degas," March 10, 1967–April 30, 1967.

The Minneapolis Society of Fine Arts. "Drawings by Degas," May 18, 1967–June 25, 1967.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings Recently Acquired: 1972-1975," October 1, 1975–January 4, 1975.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Degas in the Metropolitan," February 26, 1977–September 4, 1977.

Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux. "Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York: de Ramsès à Picasso," May 15, 1981–September 1, 1981.

Vente IV. 118c; MMA 1977. works on paper no. 4
J. Abbott "La Fille de Jepthé." Bulletin of Smith College Museum of Art. no. 15, June 1934, p. 3.

Jean Sutherland Boggs Drawings by Degas. Exh. cat., City Art Museum of Saint Louis, Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Minneapolis Society of the Arts. 1967, cat. no. 30, p. 60, ill.

Jacob Bean European Drawings Recently Acquired, 1972-1975 Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1975, cat. no. 43, ill.

Charles S. Moffett Degas in the Metropolitan. Ex. cat., February 26-September 4, 1977: a complete checklist of works by Degas in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1977, cat. no. 4.

Profil du Metropolitan Museum of Art de New York, de Ramsès à Picasso. Exh. cat., May 15 - Sept. 1. Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux, Bordeaux, 1981, cat. no. 145, ill.



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