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Exhibitions Talk—Degas at the Opéra

March 19, 25, 26 at 1:00 p.m.
(60 minutes)
West Building Rotunda

Heidi Applegate, lecturer

This talk compares Degas’s Opéra subjects in a range of media and across the span of his career.

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

Related Exhibition

Degas at the Opéra
March 1 – July 5, 2020
West Building, Ground Floor, Outer Tier

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