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By Alessandra Borgogelli

Edgar Degas born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De gasoline; (19 July 1834 – 27 September 1917) was once a French artist recognized for his work, sculptures, prints, and drawings. he's particularly pointed out with the topic of dance; greater than half 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 a very good draftsman, and especially masterly in depicting flow, as will be noticeable in his renditions of dancers, racecourse matters and feminine nudes. His graphics are outstanding 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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