Degas Art

Things you may not know about Degas

It was with a historical painting that Edgar Degas made his Salon debut in 1865, with “The Suffering of the City of New Orleans.” The artwork symbolized the suffering of the American city, which was occupied by Union troops in 1862 during the Civil War. However, the painting had...

Degas Paintings: Strict Arrangement of Spontaneity

Edgar Degas introduced a revolutionary idea in the 1800s: craving the...