Édouard Manet, Seated, Holding His Hat  Edgar Degas  (French, Paris 1834–1917 Paris)  Sitter: portrait of Édouard Manet (French, Paris 1832–1883 Paris) Date: ca. 1865 Medium: Graphite and black chalk on wove (China) paper This drawing and another by Degas (MMA 19.51.6), both purchased at the sale of the contents of Degas's studio in 1918, are preparatory studies for an etched portrait of Manet made about 1866–68, a few years after the two painters first met in the Louvre.

“Edouard Manet, Seated, Holding His Hat” by Edgar Degas, c. Graphite and black chalk on wove paper.

Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917)  Conversation at the Racetrack, 1882/85  Pastel on tan paper  27 3/8 x 27 9/16 in. (69.53 x 70.01 cm)  Gift of Mr. Harry Lynde Bradley M1957.20   Photo credit Larry Sanders

Edgar Degas (French, Conversation at the Racetrack, Pastel on tan paper 27 x 27 in. x cm) Gift of Mr.