Degas as Sculptor: Materials and Mixed Media Modeling


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See how Edgar Degas incorporated an unusual variety of materials and media to create his sculptures Little Dancer, Aged Fourteen and The Tub. 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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