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Portrait of Virginie Cardinal's Favorite, the Actor Crochard (illustration for La Famille Cardinal by Ludovic Halévy)

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Author:
Illustration for La Famille Cardinal written by Ludovic Halévy (French, 1834–1908)
Date:
ca. 1880
Medium:
Black ink printed on laid paper, mounted on heavy paper (monotype)
Dimensions:
sheet: 10 1/8 x 7 7/16 in. (25.7 x 18.9 cm) plate: 6 1/4 x 4 11/16 in. (15.9 x 11.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.531
Not on view
Portrait de l'Acteur Crochard, le Favorie de Virginie Cardinal

Inscription: inscribed in black ink at lower left: á lui / Crochard

Marking: artist's signature stamp in blue-gray ink below plate line, at bottom right
Kornfeld and Klipstein (Bern); Vendor: Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd. (London)
Janis 47/ 201; Cachin/Adhemar 78
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