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  • Anais Santiago

    color; brushstrokes; texture; scale; placement of ballerinas; movement in suspense Edgar Degas Beautiful painting! Gorgeous colours and the inspiration behind Amelia's Stage Costume. Have a peek here -

  • Audrey Thng

    (Green Dancer) French Impressionist painter Edgar Degas, one of the great artists of the world, is most known for his paintings of girls dancing at the ballet which make up over half of his total work. Considered to be a founder of Impressionism, Degas (1834 – 1917) nonetheless rejected the movement’s penchant for painting outdoors and portraying natural light. Intent on capturing poses as natural and spontaneous as a photograph, his studies of female dancers are celebrated as supreme masterpieces and mark him as an innovator in his own right. Degas completed paintings in his studio that originated as sketches of living models, strongly influencing later artists such as Picasso and Toulouse-Lautrec. "Only when he no longer knows what he is doing does the painter do good things." - Edgar Degas (

  • Madalyn Knebel

    The Green Dancer by Edgar Degas. #art #painting #ballet #ballerina #dance #EdgarDegas #Degas

  • This Is Taylor

    Green Dancer, circa 1880 by Edgar Degas. Giclee print from One of my absolute favorites! #edgardegas #degas #painting #impressionism #dancers #ballerinas #greendancer

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