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Halted Horse Degas

Halted Horse Degas

Even though he was known mainly as a painter, from the 1860s onwards, modelling occupied an increasingly important place in the work of Degas, and it became his principal mode of expression by the end of his career.
The "Halted Horse", of which the Louvre also houses the wax original, is doubtless former ...
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Characteristics

Dimensions :
31 x 40 x 18 cm
Material of the original work :
Bronze
Entretien :
Ne pas exposer à une source de chaleur directe. Nettoyage : chiffon doux et sec
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
EAN :
3336727446102
Matière de l'article :
Résine patinée à la main
Reference :
RF005729

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The artist

Edgar Degas (1834-1917)

Famous for his dancers, Edgar Degas (1834-1917) is often considered one of the masters of Impressionism, despite defining himself as a realist and an independent. Fascinated by the study of movement, he attached himself to all the motives that represented life: dance, of course, but also horse races. Like his friend Manet, Degas was one of the great painters of modern life, coffee scenes, brothels, milliners, laundresses ... The work of this Parisian and bourgeois artist, very cultured and collector, is marked by his knowledge of the great masters.