Edgar Degas

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Date of death
1917-09-27
Date of birth
1834-07-19
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Augustin De Gas
Celestine Musson
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Achille De Gas
Jean Baptise Rene De Gas
 

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edgar degas knew jean-auguste-dominique ingres (Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres)
edgar degas a pal of james abbott mcneill whistler (James McNeill Whistler)
edgar degas a pal of claude monet (Claude Monet)
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paul gauguin collection bought by edgar degas (Paul Gauguin)
pierre-auguste renoir formed group with edgar degas (Pierre-Auguste Renoir)
eadweard muybridge influenced edgar degas (Eadweard Muybridge, influenced)
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He knew Valery. (Extras)
In 1856, at the age of twenty-two, Degas travelled to Italy to study the Renaissance painters, classical sculptures and architecture and to copy the masters. (Details)
After the summer, he moved to Rome and worked at the Villa Medici, the institute which awarded the Prix de Rome, a prize allowing a student to work there. (Details)
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A man who devoted all of his energies to the art world and exerted great influence during the establishment of the Impressionist era.
Category
fine arts and crafts
Disciplines
painting
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