Rehearsal by Edgar Degas

“They call me a painter of dancers,” Degas wrote. He really turned to this topic, and his early masterpiece “Rehearsal” allows you to appreciate all the uniqueness of the images

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Woman at the toilet by Edgar Degas

Painting Woman at the toilet The Hermitage holds one of the best “pastel” works of the master – “The combing woman” or “Woman behind the toilet”. A young girl sitting

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Self-portrait in a soft hat by Edgar Degas

“Self-portrait in a soft hat” – a picture in which Degas is depicted not on a blank neutral background, that he practiced earlier, imitating the great representatives of the Spanish

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Taz Bath by Edgar Degas

The nude body became more often depicted Degas with the advent of the 1880s. The pastel “Taz” was written in 1886, and it depicts a girl who seemed not at

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Abduction by Edgar Degas

The well-known “Interior” is the artist’s most theatrical composition, depicting a man and a partially naked woman. The plot of the scene remains a mystery. The analysis by the scientists

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Interior with two figures by Edgar Degas

On closer examination of the picture, Burns’ idea of a hat workshop disappears, not only because no hats or boxes for them are visible anywhere. It’s probably the boudoir of

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The Fallen Jockey by Edgar Degas

Approximately in 1873, the artist temporarily stopped referring to the topic associated with jumps, and after 1876, only occasionally portrayed stories on this topic. The painting “The Fallen Jockey” is

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The Bellelli family by Edgar Degas

The peak of the skill of the early Degas, where he declared himself as a master of the portrait genre, is considered the “Bellelli Family”. Creating the paintings, the artist

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Sculpture by Edgar Degas

To sculpt small wax sculptures Degas began in the late 1860’s, and, as his vision deteriorated, the artist paid more and more attention to this genre. The themes of the

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Lady’s shop by Edgar Degas

Millineri was a designer and manufacturer of hats. This picture shows a woman studying one of the hats in the store. The transition to factory production has surpassed manual work

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