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

The Ballet Rehearsal

ca. 1891

Oil on canvas

unframed: 47.9 x 87.9 cm (18 7/8 x 34 5/8 in.) framed: 54.6 x 104.1 cm (21 1/2 x 41 in.)
Gift of Duncan Phillips, B.A. 1908
1952.43.1
Culture: 
French
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Galerie Camentron, Paris; Durand-Ruel, Paris (bought from Camentron in 1897); Durand-Ruel, New York (from 1901); Clarke, New York; Durand-Ruel, New York (above provenance according to Durand-Ruel, letter, March 22, 1963); sold to Duncan Phillips, Washington, D.C., 1928.

Bibliography: 

Jennifer Gross, ed., Edgar Degas: Defining the Modernist Edge, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2003), 10, 28, 48–50, 54, no. 13, pl. 13.

Jock Reynolds, “Director’s Report,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2004): 11, ill.

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