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Youth in an Attitude of Defense

Artist:
Edgar Degas (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)
Date:
1859–60
Medium:
Pencil on buff laid paper
Dimensions:
12 15/16 x 8 1/4 in. (32.8 x 21 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.610
Not on view
Marking: Watermark: Bouchet
Stamped in red (lower left): degas
Oval studio stamp in red on verso: Atelier Ed. Degas
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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