Pathway in a Field Artist: Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)


Pastel over monotype in oil colors


platemark: 11 13/16 × 15 9/16 in. (30 × 39.5 cm)
framed: 19 1/2 × 23 1/4 × 1 5/8 in. (49.53 × 59.06 × 4.13 cm)

Credit Line

Katharine Ordway Fund

Accession Number



19th century


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 records is ongoing.



Durand-Ruel, Paris Vente Paris, Hotel Drouet, 30.3.1938, No. 18; rep Percy Moore Turner, London, Sir Robert Abdy, London; Sale London, Sotheby, 19.6.1963, No. 7 rep Arthur Tooth, London; Mrs. J. Collier Hurley, Houston.
  • Jodi Hauptman, Degas: A Strange New Beauty, ed. David Frankel, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 2016), 195, fig. 142
  • Ann Dumas, Edgar Degas: The Last Landscapes, exh. cat. (London: Merrel Publishers, 2006),
  • Jennifer Gross, ed., Edgar Degas: Defining the Modernist Edge, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2003), 10, 44–47, no. 12, pl. 12
Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type


Technical metadata and APIs


Open in Mirador

View IIIF manifest

The International Image Interoperability Framework, or IIIF, is an open standard for delivering high-quality, attributed digital objects online at scale. Visit to learn more

Linked Art

API response for this object

Linked Art is a Community working together to create a shared Model based on Linked Open Data to describe Art.