Woman Ironing by Edgar Degas

A woman in a red blouse and blue apron is ironing at a board.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
80 x 64 cm
Art Fund grant:
£8,500 ( Total: £50,000)
Acquired in:
1968
Vendor:
Estate of Pleydell-Bouverie

A window in front of her illuminates a white wall to her right, against which she is silhouetted.

Provenance

Cesar M.de Hauke; Jacques Seligmann; Wildenstein & Co; Mrs A.E.Pleydell-Bouverie.

Venue details

Walker Art Gallery William Brown Street, LIVERPOOL Merseyside L3 8EL 0151 478 4199 www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/walker

Entry details

Free to all

Daily, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25 – 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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