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Girl Putting on Her Stockings

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date:
1876–77
Medium:
Monotype in black ink printed on china paper, mounted on cardboard (monotype)
Dimensions:
plate: 6 1/4 x 4 5/8 in. (15.9 x 11.8 cm) sheet: 7 3/4 x 6 3/16 in. (19.7 x 15.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
H.O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H.O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.107.54
Not on view
Femme Mettant ses Bas

Inscription: Inscribed on original mat: "given to me by Mary Cassatt, 1889" with Havemeyer collection mark and inscription: "Girl putting on stocking/50/Degas"
Mary Cassatt (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1844–1926 Le Mesnil-Théribus, Oise); Donor: H. O. Havemeyer
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Private Collection of Edgar Degas, MMA," October 1, 1997–January 11, 1998.

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. "Degas: The Uncontested Master," December 12, 2008–March 22, 2009.

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. "Degas and the Nude," October 9, 2011–February 5, 2012.

Musée d'Orsay. "Degas et le nu," March 12, 2012–July 1, 2012.

Janis 40/169; Cachin/Adhemar 125; HOH 50
Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Gary Tinterow Splendid Legacy: The Havemeyer Collection. Exh. cat.: March 27-June 20. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1993, fig. no. plate 80, p. 81, ill.

Jane Kinsman, Michael Pantazzi Degas: The Uncontested Master. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Australia, Reprinted and revised 2009. Canberra, 2008-2009, cat. no. 39, p. 104, ill.

George T. M. Shackelford, Xavier Rey Degas and the Nude. Exh. cat., Museum of fine Arts, Boston, Oct. 9, 2011-Feb. 5, 2012 ; and Musée d'Orsay, Paris March 12-July 1. Boston, 2012, fig. no. 118, 110, 112, 225, ill.



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