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The Engraver Joseph Tourny

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Sitter:
Portrait of Joseph-Gabriel Tourny (French, 1817–1880)
Date:
1857
Medium:
Etching on laid paper; third printing with surface tone
Dimensions:
plate: 9 1/16 x 5 11/16 in. (23 x 14.4 cm) sheet: 18 15/16 x 13 13/16 in. (48.1 x 35.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1927
Accession Number:
27.5.5
Not on view
Le Graveur Joseph Tourny

Marcel-Louis Guérin (French, 1873–1948); Vendor: Knoedler and Co.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. "Edgar Degas: The Painter as Printmaker," November 14, 1984–January 13, 1985.

Philadelphia Museum of Art. "Edgar Degas: The Painter as Printmaker," February 17, 1985–April 14, 1985.

Hayward Gallery. "Edgar Degas: The Painter as Printmaker," May 15, 1985–July 7, 1985.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Private Collection of Edgar Degas, MMA," October 1, 1997–January 11, 1998.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Rembrandt and Degas: Two Young Artists," February 22, 2012–May 20, 2012.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," August 27, 2013–November 18, 2013.

New York. Museum of Modern Art. "Edgar Degas: A Strange New Beauty," March 26–July 24, 2016.

Reed and Shapiro 5 (third printing)
Jenny Reynaerts, Stella Versluis-Van Dongen "A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man: Edgar Degas Inspired by Rembrandt." The Rijksmuseum Bulletin. vol. 59, no. 2, 2011, pp. 111-113, ill. p. 113, fig. 10.



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