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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Edgar Degas, French, 1834–1917

Portrait of Giulia Bellelli

1858–59

Graphite

sheet: 28.5 x 23.4 cm (11 1/4 x 9 3/16 in.)
Stephen Carlton Clark, B.A. 1903, Fund
1971.56.2
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Stamped, l.r.: Atelier Ed. Degas (L. 657 & L. 658 bis suppl); Galerie Kornfeld, Bern, by 1971; C.G. Boerner, Dusseldorf.

Bibliography: 

Christine Poggi et al., French Drawings: Acquisitions 1970–1984, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1984), 86, no. 26.

Jennifer Gross, ed., Edgar Degas: Defining the Modernist Edge, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2003), 10, 12–13, no. 1, pl. 1.

Suzanne Boorsch and John J. Marciari, Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 28, 31n.2, 239–41, 254, no. 82, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.