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European Art
Artist: Edgar Degas, French, 1834–1917

The Conversation

1885–95

Oil on canvas

framed: 72.1 x 83.82 cm (28 3/8 x 33 in.) unframed: 50.17 x 60.96 cm (19 3/4 x 24 in.)
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H 1967
1983.7.7
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Jennifer Gross, ed., Edgar Degas: Defining the Modernist Edge, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2003), 38–41, no. 10, pl. 10.

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.

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