Essays Tagged: "Edgar Degas"

"The Tub" by Edgar Degas

The paper is about Edgar Degas pastel drawing "The Tub." A little short, but imformativeJohn RemoSeptember 25, 1996Edga ... rmativeJohn RemoSeptember 25, 1996Edgar DegasThe TubThe first time I ever saw the pastel drawing of Edgar Degas The Tub my initial reaction wasnothing more then a sigh. But that interpretation of this ... at is possibly one of the reasons that most of his female models were mostlyprostitutes.To conclude Edgar Degas life as an artist, which involved drawing, painting, lithographs, andsculpting proved to ...

(2 pages) 129 1 5.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

Gustave Callebotte, Paris Street; Rainy Day, The World Essay

impressionist painter during his time and this time. He had to compete with such painters such as; Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, and Pierre Auguste Renoir.Callebotte started painting during the 19th cen ...

(2 pages) 99 0 4.6 Aug/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Compare and Contrast Essay about "Sunrise" by Claude Monet and other impressionists

d bring home food for there families.The painting that I chose to compare Monet's "Sunrise" with is Edgar Degas', "The Ballet Class". Edgar Degas is also categorized as an impressionist. Degas painted ...

(3 pages) 258 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Edgar Degas

Edgar DegasEdgar Degas was born in Paris, in 1834, into an aristocratic family. In his childhood, De ... . He is best known for his paintings of ballet scenes while using a technique called impressionism. Edgar Degas had a hard time pleasing the public with his art. Therefore, he was not the most popular ... You do not see anyone..." Degas, for the first time, had admitted his loneliness to another human. Edgar Degas died in 1917 alone and unmarried. He left behind a number of magnificent paintings but s ...

(1 pages) 48 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

A report on Edgar Degas. Choosing and describing certain peices from a gallery at the norton simon museum.

Edgar DegasA few days ago I was taken to the Norton Simon Museum of Arts. I was asked to pick a cert ... certain artist and do a report on his life and his works. The artist i chose is one by the name of Edgar Degas. He was born in France in 1834. He lived to be 83 years old and died in 1917. He was an ... tub. Her head rests perpendicular to the resting hand and her hair spills over the side of the tub.Edgar Degas does not go into much detail in most of his work. Most lack refinemen and defenition in ...

(3 pages) 74 1 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Edouard Manet

lose friend of the painter. He was soon joined by the young group of French impressionist painters, Edgar Degas, Claude Monet, Auguste Renoir, Alfred Sisley, Camille Pissarro, and Paul Cezanne, who we ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Compare and contrast two works of Art

and young is made by Pablo Picasso around 1955while The little fourteen year old dancer was made by Edgar Degas in 1880.Picasso's work was found in the Museum of modern art in New York and Degas's is ... r own ways of showing happiness.REFERENCEPablo Picasso.(1950) Degas,(1879).Olga's Gallery ,The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, USA.Retrived:July 2004, ...

(5 pages) 221 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Expressionist Theatre - Explanation and History

vase of flowers, they might produce something akin to ?A Woman Seated beside a Vase of Flowers? by Edgar Degas. An expressionist might show you something like "Flowers in Vase" by Mary Lee Lombard or ...

(2 pages) 31 0 4.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Performing Arts

Claude-Oscar Monet and "Artist's Garden at Vetheuil"

t pays its most recognition to many Impressionists, a group of French artists such as: Paul Cezane, Edgar Degas, Edouard Manet, Claude Monet, Camille Pissarro, Auguste Renoir, and so many more. Art wo ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas was born in Paris. He bacame known as the master of drawing the human figure in motion. ...

(1 pages) 899 1 3.5 Apr/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

How does the following five art movements including, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Expressionism, Cubism and Pop-Art relate to each other? What impact did it have during the C20th?

t any particular time of day. Some artists that were involved with this movement were Claude Monet, Edgar Degas and Camille Pissaro.Impressionism was a movement that painted reality while the Post-Imp ...

(2 pages) 65 0 4.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays

Peasant hanging out laundry

raise herself above standards imposed upon women, and while trying to get recognized. As opposed to Edgar Degas, who we studied in class, and was also rich, he painted upper class activities such as b ...

(3 pages) 35 0 4.4 Sep/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Susan Valadon and Her Journey Through Life

e Valadon), had no problem finding work as an artists' model. She modeled for such great artists as Edgar Degas, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Pierre-Auguste Renoir and Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, (Wikipe ... rs that was impressed by her bold line drawings, fine paintings, and encouraged her aspiration, was Edgar Degas, a painter that she modeled for had had an affair with. "The Hangover"Her paintings of s ...

(2 pages) 25 0 4.4 Oct/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Edgar Degas-en francais

Edgar DegasEdgar Degas était un peintre impressionniste très important. Il s'est sp&ea ... excessif ou romantique. Le 19 Juillet 1834 il était Hilaire Germaine nommé né Edgar de Gas à Paris. Il était le plus vieux de cinq enfants vivants. Degas embarqu&ea ...

(2 pages) 1435 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Amber Ware 10/18/2002 THE LIFE OF HILAIRE-EDGAR DEGAS I was

Amber Ware 10/18/2002 THE LIFE OF HILAIRE-EDGAR DEGAS I was born the nineteenth of July in 1834, at Eight Rue Saint-George in Paris. My father ...

(3 pages) 632 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Impressionist Artist

n Water-lilies that began in 1899 and grew to dominate his work. He died in December of 1926.Degas- Edgar Degas was born on July 19, 1834. He was destined for a law career, but instead entered the Eco ... in varied, unarranged poses. In the early 1870s the female ballet dancer became his favorite theme. Edgar died on September 27, 1917.Renoir- Pierre-Auguste Renoir is a famous French painter born in Li ...

(2 pages) 41 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Pablo Picasso: 20th Century Genius

ed the postimpressionism of Paul Gauguin and the symbolist painters called the Nabis. The themes of Edgar Degas and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, as well as the style of the latter, exerted the strongest ...

(6 pages) 55 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Dancer Adjusting Her Slipper

to why I have chosen these specific features to focus on.DrawingThis drawing was created in 1873 by Edgar Degas and is called a "Dancer Adjusting Her Slipper." The drawing's medium was created with ch ... t;>.Degas, Edgar. Assignment 2: Instructions:. Digital image. [Dancer Adjusting Her Slipper ]. 1873. The Metrop ...

(3 pages) 9 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Art Essays

Biography of Mary Stevenson Cassatt

ican painter and printmaker. She lived much of her adult life in France, where she first befriended Edgar Degas and later exhibited among the Impressionists. Cassatt often created images of the social ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Dec/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Bathers in 19th Century Paris

Edgar Degas' "the Tub" (fig 1) and Mary Cassatt's "the Bath" (fig 2) feature women and the bath. One ... selda. Mary Cassatt: Painter of Modern Women. New York: Thames and Hudson, 1999.Schacherl, Lillian. Edgar Degass: Dancers and Nudes. New York: Prestel-Verlag, 1997.Wood, James M. Impressionism and Pos ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Apr/2012

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists