Ballerina Artist Edgar Degas. In his mid 40s degas who had always suffered from poor eyesight and would ultimately go blind started to make wax figures partly for his own pleasure partly to have something he could mold and feel and. D eɪ ˈ ɡ ɑː d ə ˈ ɡ ɑː.
Degas most beautiful ballerinas. ˈ d eɪ ɡ ɑː us. Degas also produced bronze sculptures prints and drawings.
19 july 1834 27 september 1917 was a french impressionist artist famous for his pastel drawings and oil paintings.
Edgar degas however was fascinated by movement and people making ballerinas a perfect subject. When impressionism emerged in the 1870s most painters were preoccupied with light and nature. What followed was an intense artistic friendship that lasted nearly 40 years. D eɪ ˈ ɡ ɑː d ə ˈ ɡ ɑː.