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Degas is most famous for his painting and sculptures of women and girls dancing and of Ballet.

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Why do most of Edgar Degas paintings have work as their primary theme?

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What is Edgar degas famous for?

Degas is most famous for his paintings of ballerinas and dancers. Some of his more famous works included The Young Spartans, and The Bellelli Family. Degas was an impressionist painter who influenced Mary Cassat and many other impressionists of the time.

Did Edgar Degas sell any of his work?

He sold most of his 1200 paintings.

What are two of Edgar Degas' famous works of art?

One of his MOST famous paintings was "Before The Exam (The Dancing Class),1880". The other is unknown.

What did people think of Edgar Degas paintings?

Most people thought his paintings were good especially his ones of dancers.

How many works of art did Edgar Degas sell?

He sold most of his 1200 paintings. He did not try to sell the sculptures.

Who is the painter of laundry women?

You seem to think that only one artist in history has painted laundry women. That is not so. The most famous paintings on this subject were made by Edgar Degas.

Who is the ballerina painter?

Edgar Degas. To be honest, there is quite a lot of them, but he is probably the most famous.

How many paintings did Degas sell?

Most of the 1200 he painted.Most of his paintings.

What kind of paintings did Edgar Degas paint?

Degas was most famous for his painting of ballet and of dance. He also began his career painting portraits, though. Some of his other works include portraits, sketches of women, sculptures (mostly of dancers and ballerinas), and some landscapes.

What were Edgar Degas's most famous works?

Edgar Degas was an artist known for his drawings, sculptures and paintings. His works are highly valued for the ability to express the human isolation and the psychological complexity. His most famous works are those who depict dancers like "The Ballet Class" (1874) or "Two Ballet Dancers" (1879).

Most famous artist?

These are some famous artists:Mary Cassatt, Vincent van Gogh, Edgar degas, Claude Monet,

Who were the most famous sephardic artists?

Mary CassattVincent Van GoghEdgar DegasClaude Monet

What are Edgar Degas' paintings based on?

Most of his painting are based on dance and ballet. Others are portraits (most of his earlier work). There are some scetches of women and of landscapes, too.Addition:Race horses.

Is there a reason why Edgar Degas used oil on canvases?

Most painters after 1450 have used oil paint. So did Degas.

What country did Edgar Degas live in?

Edgar Degas lived most of his life in France; he was born in Paris and died in Paris. In his twenties, his spent three years studying art in Italy.

Where did Edgar Degas study art?

Edgar Degas was an artist in the 19th century, who worked most notably with the subject of dance and dancers. He first studied art at Ecole des Beaux-Arts, under the tutelage of Louis Lamothe. It is often mentioned that Degas was heavily influenced by Manet.

Are there any famous paintings in France?

Yes. The most famous one is the Mona Lisa (by Leonardo da Vinci) in the Louvre museum in Paris. There are numerous Monets, Manets, Van Goghs, Degas, Caravaggios, Rubens, and on and on.

What is Edgar Allan Poe's most famous poem?

Edgar Allan Poe's most famous poem is "The Raven".

What was Frida Kahlo most famous for?

she was most famous for her paintings

What was Edgar Allan Poe's most famous poem?

"The Raven" is Edgar Allan Poe's most famous poem.The Raven

What material did Edgar Degas use for his art work?

Most of Degas's work was in oil paint. Answer 2: From about 1880 Degas concentrated on pastel. He also experimented with etchings, lithographs and monotypes.

Where are Michelangelo's most famous paintings?

His most famous paintings are on the ceiling and altar wall of the Sistine Chapel, Vatican, Rome.

What was Michelangelo's most famous painting?

Michelangelo's famous paintings was the Pieta.Answer 2:No, sorry, the Pietà is a sculpture.His paintings in the Sistine Chapel are the most famous.

Which is one of Leonard da vincis most famous paintings?

The Mona Lisa is Leonard da Vincis most famous paintings.

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