Degas as Sculptor: Gesture and Pose

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Examine how Edgar Degas returned to a simple pose over and over again, in drawing, sculpture and the breathtaking pastel Dancers in the Wings.The narration was created in conjunction with the 2017 exhibition Taking Shape: Degas as Sculptor, which examined the impulsive and instinctual nature of Edgar Degas’s artistic practice.

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