Three Dancers

about 1889
Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)


Dimensions

Sheet: 59 x 45 cm (23 1/4 x 17 11/16 in.) Framed: 83.8 x 69.2 cm (33 x 27 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.872

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and pastel on blue-gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

December 11-13, 1918, 2d Degas atelier sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, lot 335. By 1935, John Taylor Spaulding (b. 1870 - d. 1948), Boston [see note]; 1948, bequest of John Taylor Spaulding to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 3, 1948)

NOTE: Lent to the exhibition "Independent Painters of Nineteenth Century Paris" (MFA, Boston, March 15 - April 28, 1935), cat. no. 116.

Credit Line

Bequest of John T. Spaulding