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Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Au Louvre, la peinture, Mary Cassatt

Auction:
2655B
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$1,920$1,600

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Auction:
American & European Works of Art - 2655B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 17, 2013 12:00PM

Description:

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)

Au Louvre, la peinture, Mary Cassatt, c. 1879-1880, impression from the cancelled plate (Adhémar & Cachine, 54). Unsigned. Etching with aquatint and drypoint on heavy laid paper, plate size 12 x 5 in. (30.4 x 12.6 cm), matted, unframed.
Condition: Gently light-struck.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

The sheet measures13 x 9 1/2 iches and has two sets of hinges near the upper corners. There is a fox mark l.r.


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Keywords

Edgar Degas, Mary Cassatt, Au Louvre, American Impressionism, Blind people, Cassatt, Drypoint, Etching, French art, Infinite loop, Printmaking, Visual arts

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