Academic Study of a Nude Man

1856–58
Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)


Dimensions

Sheet: 61 x 46.7 cm (24 x 18 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1653

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on gray laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Markings

PDP Watermark Type: Letters: KF
Verso: Degas atelier stampin red

Provenance

1917, estate of the artist (atelier stamp; Lugt 657) [see note]. 1938, William G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; 1938, gift of W. G. Russell Allen to MFA. (Accession Date: November 10, 1938)

NOTE: Not included in the Degas estate sales held at Georges Petit, Paris, 1918 - 1919.

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen