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Jockey

Full-body sketch of a mustached man wearing a jockey's cap. His hands grasp an unseen horse's reins, and his legs are only lightly rendered.
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  • Full-body sketch of a mustached man wearing a jockey's cap. His hands grasp an unseen horse's reins, and his legs are only lightly rendered.

Date:

1866–68

Artist:

Edgar Degas
French, 1834-1917

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas

Title

Jockey

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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Published 1866–1880

Medium

Graphite with stumping on tan wove paper

Dimensions

32.7 × 24.7 cm (12 7/8 × 9 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Allerton

Reference Number

1922.5518

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