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Italian Head

A work made of charcoal, with stumping, heightened with touches of white chalk, on ivory wove paper.

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  • A work made of charcoal, with stumping, heightened with touches of white chalk, on ivory wove paper.

Date:

c. 1856

Artist:

Edgar Degas
French, 1834-1917

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Artist

Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas

Title

Italian Head

Origin

France

Date

1846–1917

Medium

Charcoal, with stumping, heightened with touches of white chalk, on ivory wove paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, lower right, in graphite: "Rome"

Dimensions

384 × 260 mm

Credit Line

Margaret Day Blake Collection

Reference Number

1945.37

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