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Youth with Arms Upraised

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date:
1859–60 or 1861–62
Medium:
Black chalk over pencil on fine beige paper
Dimensions:
12 1/2 x 7 5/8 in. (31.7 x 19.4 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.609
Not on view
Marking: Watermark: image of a rampant griffin
Studio stamp in red (lower left): degas
Verso: inscription: Ph1583
Degas studio sale II, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, May 6-8, 1918, no. 62b (?); Marius de Zayas, New York; Marius de Zayas sale at Anderson Galleries, New York, March 23, 1923, lot 70; Robert Lehman (acquired by 1942)
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