Review: The Painted Girls, by Cathy Marie Buchanan
Penguin, 2013. 353 pp. $28
It’s Paris in the late 1870s, and the three van Goethem girls are living a hair’s breadth from destitution. 608 more words
Did you know? More than half of Edgar Degas’ works depict dancers. Approximately 1,500 paintings, pastels, prints and drawings of dancers or ballerinas.
Most of his paintings present dancers backstage or in rehearsal, emphasizing their status as professionals doing a job. 12 more words
There’s little in the world that gives more meaningful respite from earthly trials than art. Those sorrows and struggles that range from the brutality of human weakness and evil to the most monstrous of natural disasters have no true cure, no end. 169 more words
İnterior, İçeride (“The Rape” (tecavüz) olarak da bilinir ) 1868-1869 Ressam Edgar Degas
Bir kadının yatak odası, resimde iki kişiyi görürürüz, erkek montunu çıkarıp yatağın kenarına koymuş, kadın ise elbisesi sıyrılmış üzgün bir şekilde sandalyede oturuyor . 369 more words