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EDGAR DEGAS and GEORGE W THORNLEY A la Barre.
Lithograph printed in black on cream Chine appliqué on greenish blue wove paper, circa 1888-89. 205x265 mm; 8 1/8x10 1/2 inches, wide full margins. Artist's proof, from the deluxe edition of 25, before the edition of 100 with text in the lower margin. Signed by both Degas and Thornley in pencil, lower margin, and annotated in pencil, lower margin. With Thornley's blind stamp, lower center. Printed by Atelier Becquet, Paris. Published by Boussod-Valadon, Paris. From Quinze Lithographies. A very good impression of this extremely scarce lithograph. Reed/Shapiro p. lvii.