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Dancer in Green

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1883
Medium:
Pastel on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 27 15/16 x 14 15/16 in. (71 x 37.9cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Joan Whitney Payson, 1975
Accession Number:
1976.201.7
Not on view
Signature: Lower left: 'Degas'
Henry Lerolle (French, Paris 1848–1929 Paris)Paris; Guillaume Lerolle Paris; Hector Brame Paris; Jacques Seligmann and Co., New York New York; Durand-Ruel Gallery New York; Joan Whitney Payson New York
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