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By Alessandra Borgogelli

Edgar Degas born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De gasoline; (19 July 1834 – 27 September 1917) used to be a French artist well-known for his work, sculptures, prints, and drawings. he's specifically pointed out with the topic of dance; greater than 1/2 his works depict dancers. he's considered as one of many founders of Impressionism, even if he rejected the time period, who prefer to be referred to as a realist. He used to be an outstanding draftsman, and especially masterly in depicting circulation, as may be obvious in his renditions of dancers, racecourse topics and feminine nudes. His pictures are amazing for his or her mental complexity and for his or her portrayal of human isolation.

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La ragnatela degli impressionismi
Il primo periodo
I dipinti di storia
I ritratti
Il mondo del teatro
Quadro cronologico
Bibliografia

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