Mme. Michel Musson and Her Daughters, Estelle and Désirée

A work made of watercolor, with touches of charcoal, brush and red chalk wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of watercolor, with touches of charcoal, brush and red chalk wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite on cream wove paper.

Date:

January 6, 1865

Artist:

Edgar Degas
French, 1834-1917

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas

Title

Mme. Michel Musson and Her Daughters, Estelle and Désirée

Origin

France

Date

161865

Medium

Watercolor, with touches of charcoal, brush and red chalk wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite on cream wove paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, upper left, in graphite: "Bourg en Bresse. 6 Janvier/1865/E. Degas––"

Dimensions

350 × 265 mm

Credit Line

Gift of Tiffany and Margaret Blake

Reference Number

1949.20

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