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No 391 Edgar Degas

“Painting is easy when you don’t know how, but very difficult when you do.” Edgar Degas,  a French artist famous for his paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings, is especially identified with the subject of dance; more than half of his … Continue reading

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No 364 Mary Cassatt

“If painting is no longer needed, it seems a pity that some of us are born into the world with such a passion for line and colour.” Mary Cassatt, an American painter and printmaker, was born in Pennsylvania, but lived much … Continue reading

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No 349 Edgar Degas

“No art is less spontaneous than mine. What I do is the result of reflection and the study of the great masters.” Edgar Degas

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No 344 Mary Cassatt

“I think that if you shake the tree, you ought to be around when the fruit falls to pick it up.” Mary Cassatt, an American painter and printmaker was born in Pennsylvania on May 22, 1844, but lived much of her … Continue reading

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No 84 Edgar Degas

“Drawing is not the same as form; it is a way of seeing form.”  Edgar Degas

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No 18 Edgar Degas

“Art is not what you see but what you make others see.”  Edgar Degas Have you checked out my main blog notestothemilkman?

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