Dressed in muslin tutu, with satin ribbon tied round her hair.
Little Dancer aged Fourteen by Edgar Degas, 18801881
- Bronze with muslin tutu and satin hair ribbon
- 99 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £6,000 ( Total: £9,076)
- Acquired in:
- Marlborough Fine Art
The original wax statuette also had the face coloured and wore satin shoes. The only sculpture by Degas exhibited in his lifetime.
M Henri Puvis de Chavannes (son-in-law of Hebrard, the founder who cast all Degas' sculpture).