Jockey on a Rearing Horse

Provenance

The artist (d. 1917, third studio sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris,7–9 Apr. 1919 [L. 658], no. 47.3, ill., as Jockey et cheval se cabrant, sold to Knoedler, Paris, as agent for Clark); Robert Sterling Clark (1919–55); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas

French, 1834–1917

Jockey on a Rearing Horse

1890s

Black chalk and pastel on cream wove paper

9 3/16 x 14 3/16 in. (23.3 x 36 cm)


Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark before 1955

1955.1399


OFF VIEW

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Haverkamp-Begemann, Egbert, Standish D. Lawder, and Charles W. Talbot, Jr. Drawings from the Clark Art Institute: A Catalogue Raisonné of the Robert Sterling Clark Collection of European and American Drawings, Sixteenth Through Nineteenth Centuries, at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, Williamstown. 2 volumes. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1964.