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Dancer in Her Dressing Room

Dancer in Her Dressing Room painted by Edgar Degas in 1879

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Who Was Edgar Degas? The Musical 'Degas in New Orleans' Reveals Another Side of the Painter

Much of the background (setting 1872, New Orleans) ,of the Musical, Degas in New Orleans written by Rosary O’Neill, music composed by David Temple, is gathered from biographies written about… 1,010 more words

Rosary O'Neill

Les Fantômes de Montmartre (Repeat)

Originally posted on September 5, 2013.

Elements in this collage:

  • Photograph of Léon Foucault
  • “Esther Preparing Herself to Meet King Ahasuerus,” by Théodore Chassériau
  • “Photographic self-portrait,” by Edgar Degas…
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Representation of Degas' artistic style

Edgar Degas was a French painter and sculptor who lived from 1834-1917. He was classified as an Impressionist painter and is most famous for his paintings of ballet dancers.  1,668 more words


Edgar Degas - Kneeling Woman, 1884. In HD!

Click on the image to see Edgar Degas’ Kneeling Woman in High Resolution, with all its amazing details! 9 more words

"When a figure painter executes a landscape he treats it as if it were a face...."

“When a figure painter executes a landscape he treats it as if it were a face; Degas’ landscapes are unparalleled because they are visionary landscapes.” 12 more words