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The Belleli Family by Edgar Degas

The Belleli Family, a portrait of a family created by Edgar Degas in his mid-twenties, who is well-recognized for his ballerinas, horse racing, and paintings of the Paris social scene. This Edgar Degas painting was not shown publicly until when all … Continue reading

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Dance Class by Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas was a well-known painter for painting the ballet dancers. Indeed, any other subjects failed to make him so fascinating and seemed to have failed to make him to create his own Degas painting style. He hoped to draw the sense … Continue reading

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Crayon Painting: The Tub by Edgar Degas

In his later years, Edgar Degas put his main energy into the naked women. He was working much harder to liberate the nude paintings from the academic tradition. He constantly studied the form, light, movement, body organs and their roles. He … Continue reading

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