At the Louvre: The Etruscan Sarcophagus

Provenance

The artist (d. 1917, fourth studio sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 2–4 July 1919 [L. 657 and L. 658], no. 250a, ill. as Une vitrine au Musée du Louvre); private collection, France; [Wildenstein, New York, sold to Ittman, 1 July 1968]; William M. Ittman Jr., Bennington, Vt. (1968–1971); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute , 1971.

Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas

French, 1834–1917

At the Louvre: The Etruscan Sarcophagus

c. 1879

Graphite and gray wash on blued white wove paper

4 1/4 x 6 7/16 in. (10.8 x 16.3 cm); frame: 17 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (44.5 x 59.7 cm)


Acquired by the Clark, 1971

1971.36


OFF VIEW