The River

1877–79
Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)


Catalogue Raisonné

Janis 272 (cat. 65)

Dimensions

Platemark: 8.9 x 17.3 cm (3 1/2 x 6 13/16 in.) Sheet: 18.2 x 22.9 cm (7 3/16 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

61.1216

Medium or Technique

Monotype

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

L.r. in red, Degas Atelier stamp (Lugt 657); in black, stamp of Marcel Guerin (L. 1872b)

Provenance

Vent de l'atelier Degas, Nov. 1918, no. 307; to Gustave Pellet (1859-1919) ?; 1961 sold by Richard H. Zinser to the MFA. (Date of Acquisition Dec. 13, 1961)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard