Category: Edgar Degas

Dancer Taking a Bow (The Prima Ballerina)

Dancer Taking a Bow (The Prima Ballerina) About 1877 Pastel and gouache on paper Edgar Degas French, 1834-1917 Lent by a private collector. The Getty Center – Los Angeles November 8th 2008 The motif of a solitary dancer poised in the footlights of a stage remains one of Degas’s most celebrated subjects; this version is…