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Portrait of a woman
(Portrait de femme)
(c. 1876-1880)

Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
46.3 × 38.2 cm
Inscription
inscribed in black paint u.r.: Degas
Accession Number
409-4
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1937
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Gallery location
Special Exhibitions Gallery
Ground Level, NGV International
Provenance

Collection of Dikran Kélékian (1868–1951) (dealer-collector), Paris and New York, by 1920, until 1930s; included in Dikran Kélékian sale, Paris, 1920, no. 29 (passed in); with Paul Rosenberg (dealer-collector), Paris, before 1937; from where purchased, on the advice of Sir Sydney Cockerell, for the Felton Bequest, 1937.



Exhibited: Stedlijke Museum, Amsterdam, 1930 no. 140, lent by Dikran Kélékian; Degas: Portraitiste, Sculpteur, Musée de l’Orangerie, Paris, 1931, no. 59, Portrait de femme, lent by Dikran Kélékian.