Degas after Giovanni Antonio Bazzi, better known in the history of art as Sodoma (pronounced So'-do-mah).
Sodoma (1477 – 1549) Saint Sebastian, 1525
1834 - 1917
stamped Degas (lower left) and dated Flor 1857 (lower right); stamped Atelier Ed. Degas on
pencil on paper
30.1 by 23.5cm., 11 7/8 by 9 1/4 in.
Executed in Florence in 1857.
Estate of the artist
Sale: Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 4ème Vente Atelier Edgar Degas, 2nd-4th July 1919, lot 97b
Private Collection, Paris
Thence by descent to the present owner