Self Portrait
Edgar Degas - circa 1855-1856
900 x 1076 • 256 KB
Painted at the time Degas set off for Italy. It is one of some forty self portraits the artist executed in the early years of his career and shows the influence of earlier artists such as Rembrandt and Ingres.
Owner/Location: Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY  (United States - New York)
Dates: circa 1855-1856
Artist age:Approximately 22 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 40.6 cm (15.98 in.), Width: 34.3 cm (13.5 in.)
Medium: Painting
oil on paper laid down on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 09 March 2014.
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