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At the Races

Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas

French, 1834–1917

At the Races

c. 1860–62

Medium Graphite and black chalk with stumping on beige-pink paper, pieced
Dimensions sheet: 13 11/16 x 18 7/8 in. (34.7 x 48 cm); frame: 22 x 28 in. (55.9 x 71.1 cm)
Object Number 1955.1401
Acquisition Acquired by Sterling and Francine Clark, 1919
Status Off View

Image Caption

Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas, At the Races, c. 1860–62, Graphite and black chalk with stumping on beige-pink paper, pieced. The Clark Art Institute, 1955.1401.

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.

Provenance

The artist (d. 1917, fourth studio sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 2–4 July 1919 [L. 658], no. 253, ill., as Aux courses: le rassemblement, sold to Knoedler, Paris, as agent for Clark); Robert Sterling Clark (1919–55); Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 1955.

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