Degas: Beyond Impressionism

Degas: Beyond Impressionism

by Richard Kendall
     
 
This strikingly beautiful book-the first to focus on Degas' late work-presents a new and definitive view of his last decades. Degas played an integral role in reshaping the visual arts at the turn of the century, says Richard Kendall. The artist's remarkable drawings, pastels, oil paintings, and sculptures involve startling explorations of color, unexpected

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This strikingly beautiful book-the first to focus on Degas' late work-presents a new and definitive view of his last decades. Degas played an integral role in reshaping the visual arts at the turn of the century, says Richard Kendall. The artist's remarkable drawings, pastels, oil paintings, and sculptures involve startling explorations of color, unexpected combinations of technique and media, and a radical reexamination of the human physique.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300069792
Publisher:
National Gallery London
Publication date:
09/25/1996
Series:
National Gallery London Publications
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
10.14(w) x 11.42(h) x 1.08(d)

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