René De Gas, the Artist's Brother

1861–62
Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)


Catalogue Raisonné

Reed and Shapiro 15; Delteil 3; Adhémar and Cachin 21

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.6 x 7.3 cm (3 3/8 x 2 7/8 in.); Sheet: 23.5 x 19.4 cm (9 1/4 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2003.735

Medium or Technique

Softground etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Red ink stamp "Atelier Ed Degas" on verso
Blue ink stamp "H.M.P." (Henri M. Petiet)

Provenance

Degas estate, with the Atelier Degas stamp verso; Henri M. Petiet, Paris; purchased at PIASA auction, Paris, June 13, 2002 by Frederick Mulder and Brigitta Laube; sold to MFA December 17, 2003.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard