Young Girls beside the Sea (formerly Nursemaids on the Beach)

Young Girls beside the Sea (formerly Nursemaids on the Beach)
Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)
c. 1869
Essence on mauve-colored laid paper 
17-3/4 x 23-3/4 in. (45.1 x 60.3 cm) 
Credit Line:
Norton Simon Art Foundation 
Accession Number:
© Norton Simon Art Foundation 
Not on View

Edgar Degas Estate, Paris (sale, Paris, Galerie Georges Petit, 9 April 1919, lot 34, ill., as Jeunes filles au bord de la mer, to);
René Degas, Paris.
[Paul Rosenberg, Paris/Rosenberg & Helft, Ltd., London].
Edith Dunn (Mrs. Alfred Chester) Beatty, London, by 1937, by inheritance to;
Sir Alfred Chester Beatty, London and Dublin, sold 16 March 1955 to;
[Paul Rosenberg & Co., New York, stock no. 5598, offered 17 June 1957 and subsequently sold 1 October 1957 to];
Robert Ellis Simon, Los Angeles, bequest 1969 to;
The Norton Simon Foundation, transferred 1996 to;
Norton Simon Art Foundation.

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