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Exhibition: Degas, Desboutin and Rembrandt – Parallels in Prints

Location: The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Date: Until 25th February 2018

Details: In nineteenth-century France, artists, critics, and their readers praised the art of Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669). 88 more words


Degas: A Passion for Perfection

The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge is currently hosting an exhibition of works by Edward Degas, titled Degas: A Passion for Perfection.

I photographed the exhibition flyer, and added it below: 511 more words


Norton Simon Museum: ballet will hunt me down and find me

The grandstands for the Tournament of Roses Parade are set up on Colorado Blvd in Pasadena, CA right in front of a building with the name Norton Simon on the wall. 354 more words


Degas & Mallarmé : painting, poetry, ideas and creativity

Degas (a painter) was discussing poetry with Mallarmé (a poet);

“It isn’t ideas I’m short of… I’ve got too many”, said Degas.

“But Degas,”

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Degas and fitzwilliam

if you love the paintings of Degas, then you must visit the Fitzwilliam museum in Cambridge which is hosting a collection of his work, plus portraits of Degas by other artists;  it includes the famous sculpture of a l… 137 more words

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Edgar Degas: Drawings and Pastels by Christopher Lloyd (2014)

Degas’s forensic approach favours those moments when humanity reveals its frailties. (p.191)

238 illustrations, mostly in colour, of the pencil, black-chalk, pen-and-ink and charcoal drawings and the innumerable highly-coloured pastels of the master draughtsman among the Impressionists, Edgar Degas (1834–1917). 971 more words