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What Makes A Degas A Degas?

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Published by Viking Juvenile .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Impressionism (Art),
  • Painting, French,
  • Concepts - General,
  • Art appreciation,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • France,
  • Art - History,
  • Art - Painting,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Art & Architecture,
  • Art (painting sculpture artists architecture etc.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7641351M
    ISBN 100670035718
    ISBN 109780670035717

      Degas and the Nude is the first book in a generation to explore the artist's treatment of the nude from his early years in the s and s, through his triumphs in the s and s, all the way to his last decades when the theme dominated his artistic production in all media. With essays by leading American and French critics, it Pages:


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What Makes A Degas A Degas? by Richard Muhlberger Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book highlights the artist Edgar Degas who is one of the many artists Mira meets along her journey back in time. "What Makes a Degas a Degas?" is an informational book that looks into Degas' background and techniques, as well as how he became an impressionist artist/5.

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Take a museum tour through the pages and discover the world of Degas. Learn about the qualities that make one artist's work different from another/5(2). What Makes a Degas a Degas. Paperback – October 1, by Richard Muhlberger (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback /5(2). Get this from a library. What makes a Degas a Degas?. [Richard Mühlberger; Edgar Degas; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)] -- Explores such art topics as style, composition, color, and subject matter as they relate to twelve works by Degas and gives details of his life.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for What Makes A Degas A Degas. at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users/5. Edgar Degas (born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas) was a French artist famous for his work in painting, sculpture, printmaking and drawing.

He is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism although he rejected the term, and preferred to be called a realist/5. Get this from a library. What makes a Degas a Degas?.

[Richard Mühlberger; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)] -- Explores such art topics as style, composition, color, and subject matter as they relate to twelve works by Degas. Get this from a library. What makes a Degas a Degas?.

[Richard Mühlberger; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)]. Edgar Degas was a celebrated painter who combined the techniques of traditional Italian Renaissance painting with those of Impressionism. Born in Paris, he became famous for his paintings of racehorses and ballet dancers, but he is also known for his innovative portraits of family and : Richard Muhlberger.

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1st Edition 1st Printing Softcover New York Viking Press Very Good in Rating: % positive. What Makes A Degas A Degas. (Book): Mühlberger, Richard: What Makes A Degas A Degas? book such art topics as style, composition, color, and subject matter as they relate to twelve works by Degas.

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The Impressionists, visual art, dance, Paris, politics, and women's history play prominent roles in this novel, which was obviously well researched/5. What makes a Degas a Degas. Item Preview remove-circle Internet Archive Language English "The Metropolitan Museum of Art." Explores such art topics as style, composition, color, and subject matter as they relate to twelve works by Degas Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : Degas: [an exhibition held at the] Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, 9 February MayNational Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, 16 June Augustthe Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 27 September January by Edgar Degas (Book).

Edgar Degas (Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas) (ēlĕr´ zhĕrmăN´ ĕdgär´ dəgä´), –, French painter and sculptor, ; son of a banker. Although prepared for the law, he abandoned it for painting, studying at the École des Beaux-Arts with L.

Lamothe, a student of Ingres, and in Italy, copying 15th- and 16th-century masters. About Edgar Degas: Paintings That Dance. Edgar Degas is famous for his paintings of ballerinas, and that’s what first attracts Kristin to his artwork.

But as she studies him for her report, she discovers that his art ranged far beyond the ballet and she gradually learns exactly what makes Degas’s work so unique. Degas - Painter of Ballerinas by Susan Goldman Rubin shares the story of Degas's life and work through photos of his paintings, descriptions and direct quotes from Degas himself.

Degas strayed from the expectations of his family. Instead of taking the path to become a lawyer to please his father, he embraced the challenges of a career as an artist/5.

Degas Degas - image 1 Degas - image 2 Degas - image 3 Degas - image 4 Degas - image 5 Degas - image 6 Degas - image 7 Dance class. The master of bodies in motion.

Main SR only Anker Degas. US$ Edition Label_Language_Editions_Select. Availability: In Stock Add to Cart Start Date: Edgar Degas (UK: / ˈ d eɪ ɡ ɑː /, US: / d eɪ ˈ ɡ ɑː, d ə ˈ ɡ ɑː /; born Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas, French: [ilɛːʁ ʒɛʁmɛ̃ ɛdɡaʁ də ɡa]; 19 July – 27 September ) was a French artist famous for his pastel drawings and oil paintings of also produced bronze sculptures, prints, and is especially identified with the subject of Born: Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas, 19 July.

Muhlberger, Richard. and Degas, Edgar. and Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.). What makes a Degas a Degas. / by Richard Muhlberger Ashton Scholastic Sydney Australian/Harvard Citation.

Edgar Degas (–). Two words and a date range that make a pregnant, robust statement. One hundred years after his death, critics and art historians are still sifting through his eclectic collections, his abundant artwork, his impenetrable psyche, and yet still come up short in being able to categorize the phenomenon that was Degas.

This Degas is not only tedious company but a volatile and occasionally violent taskmaster, liable to punch Pauline in the back or threaten her with a hammer when the session isn’t going as well as the artist would like, and perfectly capable of firing her for reading a book or—virulently anti-Semitic as he was—posing for a Jew.

Edgar Degas was one of the great pioneers of modern art, and the J. Paul Getty and Norton Simon museums are fortunate to own jointly one of his finest pastels, Waiting (L'Attente), which he made sometime between andabout midway in his career. In this fascinating monograph, author Richard Thomson explores this brilliant work in detail, revealing both the intricacies of its.

The first comprehensive assessment of Degas's legacy to be published in over two decades, Perspectives on Degas unites a team of international scholars to analyze Degas's work, artistic practice, and unique methods of pictorial problem-solving.

Established scholars and curators show how recent trends in art historical thinking can stimulate innovative interpretations of Degas's paintings Price Range: $ - $   With this medium, Degas is at his most modern, liberating drawing from tradition, depicting the body in new and daring ways, and boldly engaging the possibilities of abstraction.

Midwest Book Review - James A. Cox. An exceptionally complex and intriguing exhibition, which makes the best possible use of an array of works seldom seen in one : Throughout, the author makes use of an important, largely unpublished source, the material in Degas's notebooks, on which he has recently published a complete catalogue.

Table of contents Introduction. DEGAS CHRONOLOGY. Born in Paris, France. Self-Portrait, –, oil on paper on canvas, 8 1/8 x 6 ¼, Getty Museum. Degas enters Louis-le-Grand secondary school on Rue Saint-Jacques.

René de Gas,black chalk heightened with traces of white chalk on ivory paper, x mm, Art Institute of Chicago. Degas'Mother, Célestine, dies after birthing five children. Degas lived among his model, his canvases, and a strange jumble of bottles, colored powders, scrapers, brushes, and turpentine that he used to compose his pictures, which leave the specialists who study them today perplexed, unable to untangle the proportion of lithography, pastel, gouache, or.

The exhibition coincides with the publication of a book on Degas by Mr. Hedberg, an art historian who began his career at the Frick Collection in New Author: William D. Cohan. Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas had the misfortune to be identified against his will with a "school." From the day he joined forces with the Society of Painters, Sculptors and Gravers, later dubbed Impressionists, and exhibited at Nadar's photographic gallery on the rue des Capucines, he too became known among that contemptuous general, to whom he was not caviar, as an Impressionist.

Degas’s model was a girl named Marie van Goethem. That she was a dancer with the Paris Opéra sounds sweet—visions of chubby toddlers.

"Degas: Painter of Ballerinas is an enchanting book that would make a perfect gift for aspiring artists and dancers.". Published by Abrams in collaboration with the Metropolitan Museum of Art, it's no surprise to discover that Degas, Painter of Ballerinas is a beautiful, engaging, and informative book.

It's a book you might purchase for a favourite niece and then feel tempted to keep for : Susan Goldman Rubin. A towering figure in 19th-century art, Degas is best known as a painter and chronicler of the ballet.

Yet his work in monotype reveals the true extent of his restless experimentation. In the mids, Degas was introduced to the monotype process, a technique in which the artist draws in ink on a metal plate that is then run through a press, typically resulting in a single print. Degas. Among the best known and most immediately recognizable images in art history are the superb studies and portraits of ballet dancers by Edgar Degas (&#;).

One of the most popular of nineteenth-century artists, Degas was fascinated by Pages:. Degas' The Green Dancer beckons from the cover of this compact notebook dedicated to one of the founding fathers of Impressionism.

The 64 pages are ruled, so you'll have the guidance to jot down notes, important dates, meeting times, or anything else that strikes your : Degas.

In fact, Marie's work for Degas precipitated her dismissal from the ballet, fired for being repeatedly late to class. Lacking hard facts, much of Laurens's book is conjecture.Introduce young kids to the world of art with this fantastic, child-friendly introduction to the works of Edgar Degas.

Written in the style of a child's report, this book is illustrated with cartoon representations of Degas' life as well as reproductions of his most famous artwork. 32 pages, softcover. Edgar Degas: Paintings That Dance () by Krisin N ColePages: