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DEGAS, Hilaire Germain Edgar (1834 - 1917), Painter, pastellist, sculptor, printmaker

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
DEGAS, Hilaire Germain Edgar (1834 - 1917), Painter, pastellist, sculptor, printmaker

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French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 19 July 1834, in Paris; died 26 September 1917, in Paris.

Painter, pastellist, sculptor, printmaker (monotypes, etchings, aquatints, lithographs), draughtsman, photographer. History painting, figures, nudes, portraits, genre scenes, interiors with figures, sporting subjects.

Japonisme.

Impressionist group.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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