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Galloping Horse


Edgar Degas


19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Galloping Horse, Edgar Degas
: Sculpture by Painters: Degas
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Medium: Sculpture | Cast bronze
Size: 12 x 18 1/2 x 8 3/8 in. (30.5 x 47.0 x 21.3 cm)[width at base is 8 1/4"]
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 19th century
Inscriptions: Signature and Mark R back (top of base): [Degas] 47 ; See cat. card for more accurate representation of mark. __ 0 Also marked Cire Perdue A.A.H.Gerard
Physical Description: This work was cast in bronze from the model left in Degas' studio after his death in 1917. Terracotta sketch, ca. 1880.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The David Draper Dayton Fund
Accession Number: 55.15
Artist: Edgar Degas, French, 1834-1917
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1834-1917
Added to Site: February 28, 2009