Artist Edgar Degas, French, 1834-1917
  • Jockey
Date ca. 1878
Medium graphite pencil on tan (wove?) paper
Dimensions Sheet: 12 × 8 7/8 inches (30.5 × 22.5 cm)
Framed: 21 1/4 × 18 1/8 inches (54 × 46 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of John S. Newberry
Accession Number 65.147
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in red ink, left center: Degas (Lugt 658)
April 7-9, 1919, Edgar Degas sale, third sale, no. 128.1;
Franz Koenigs (Haarlem, Netherlands);
Marianne Feilchenfeldt (Zurich, Switzerland);
John S. Newberry (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1965-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Catalogue des tableaux, pastels et dessins par Edgar Degas. Sales cat., Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 1919, third sale, no. 128.1.

The John S. Newberry Collection: Watercolors, Drawings, and Sculpture Selected from the John Stoughton Newberry Bequest and Gifts. Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, 1965, pp. 30-31 (ill.).

Mendelowitz, D., Mendelowitz's Giude to Drawing, New York, 1982, p. 22 (ill.).

Reff, Theodore, "Works by Degas in the Detroit Institute of Arts," Bulletin of the DIA 53, no.1, (1974): p. 15 (ill.).

Reunion des musees nationaux. Degas. Exh. cat., Paris, Ottawa, New York, 1988, p. 265 (fig. 132).