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Introductory Slide Overview: Degas at the Opéra

March 6, 13, 27 at 11:00 a.m.
March 10, 17, 24, 31 at 1:00 p.m.
(60 minutes)
West Building Lecture Hall

Gallery staff

This slide overview serves an introduction to the Degas at the Opéra exhibition. Staff lecturers discuss some of the artist’s best-known works depicting the Paris Opéra in a range of media, including paintings, pastels, drawings, prints, and sculpture.

Edgar Degas, The Curtain, c. 1880, pastel over charcoal and monotype on laid paper mounted on board, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, 2006.128.16

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