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Factory Smoke

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date:
1877–79
Medium:
Monotype printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 13/16 x 6 13/16 in. (14.7 x 17.3 cm) plate: 4 11/16 x 6 5/16 in. (11.9 x 16.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.1025
Not on view
Fumée d'Usine

Marking: Estate stamp appears on board to which it was earlier mounted. (Degas Estate Sale 1918, no. 316)
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)(Atelier sale 1918, no. 316); César de Hauke(given to him by a private collector, London); Vendor: Eugene Victor Thaw
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Private Collection of Edgar Degas, MMA," October 1, 1997–January 11, 1998.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 4, 2010–January 3, 2011.

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

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "Degas: A New Vision," October 16, 2016–January 16, 2017.

Janis 269; Adhémar/Cachin 182
Colta Ives, Suzanne Boorsch, Mary L. Myers, Weston J. Naef, David W. Kiehl Notable Acquisitions, 1981-1982: Prints and Designs for Architecture and Ornament. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1982, pp. 45-46, ill.

Jean Sutherland Boggs, Douglas Druick, Henri Loyrette, Michael Pantazzi, Gary Tinterow Degas. Ex. cat.: Paris, Ottawa, MMA, 1988-1989. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Réunion des Musées Nationaux, National Museums of Canada, New York and Ottawa, 1988-89, cat. no. 153, p. 262, ill.

Richard Kendall Degas Landscapes. New Haven and London, 1993, cat. no. 107, p. 129, ill.



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