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Woman Reclining on Her Bed

A work made of monotype in black ink on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of monotype in black ink on ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1885

Artist:

Edgar Degas
French, 1834-1917

About this artwork

This sensual nude is one of four similar works, each dedicated by Degas to a male friend. In this case, the friend was Philippe Burty, a great print collector and critic whose influence on the graphic arts in France in the late 19th century was unequaled.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas

Title

Woman Reclining on Her Bed

Origin

France

Date

1880–1890

Medium

Monotype in black ink on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

199 × 415 mm (image/plate); 222 × 419 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Clarence Buckingham Collection

Reference Number

1970.590

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