Two Women (Scene from a Brothel)

Deux Femmes (Scène de maison close)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Janis 117 (cat. 30)

Dimensions

Platemark: 24.9 x 28.9 cm (9 13/16 x 11 3/8 in.); Sheet: 21.5 x 16 cm (8 7/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1214

Medium or Technique

Monotype on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

not signed

Markings

L.L. stamp of Marcel Guerin (Lugt 1872b)

Provenance

November 22-23, 1918, Degas atelier sale, Galerie Manzi Joyant, Paris, lot 215, sold to Gustave Pellet. 1920, Marcel Guérin (Lugt S. 1872b); from Guérin to Richard H. Zinser (dealer; b. about 1883 - d. 1983, Forest Hills, NY; 1961, sold by Richard H. Zinser to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1961)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard