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Dancer Taking a Bow (the Prima Ballerina), (by Edgar Degas)

Dancer Taking a Bow. (The Prima Ballerina). About 1877. Edgar Degas. French, 1834-1917. . Pastel and gouache on paper. . The motif of a solitary dancer poised in the footlights of a stage remains one of Degas’s most celebrated subjects; this version is his largest and most finely detailed. The powdery effects of the pastel,…