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In the Opera Box (No. 3)

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Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower right: ABD 22 III ND

Signed

Not signed

Marks

Watermark: Hallines and a fragment of a shield Verso: In red ink, lower right: collector's stamp of Atelier Ed. Degas (Lugt 657)

Provenance

Edgar Degas; Henri M. Petiet, Paris; 2001 gift to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Henri M. Petiet, confirmed by his estate

about 1880

Catalogue Raisonné

Breeskin 022, iii/vii (Breeskin counts only iv states)

Dimensions

Platemark: 20.5 x 18.6 cm (8 1/16 x 7 5/16 in.) Sheet: 36 x 26.5 cm (14 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2001.689

Medium or Technique

Soft ground etching, etching and aquatint

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