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The Siesta - Scene from a Brothel

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Provenance

November 22-23, 1918, Atelier sale of Degas prints, Galerie Manzi Joyant (Paris, Lot 215); sold to Gustave Pellet; 1920, Marcel Guérin (Lugt S. 1872b); to Richard H. Zinser (about 1883-1983, Forest Hills, NY); sold by Richard H. Zinser to MFA. (Accession Date: December 13, 1961)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

La Sieste (Scène de maison close)

1878–80

Catalogue Raisonné

Janis 075 (cat. 20)

Dimensions

Platemark: 22.7 x 17.3 cm (8 15/16 x 6 13/16 in.) Sheet: 32.7 x 25.9 cm (12 7/8 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1215

Medium or Technique

Monotype in black ink

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