degas degas  /ˈdeɪ ɡəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) French impressionist painter (1834-1917)
  2. (v) remove gas from

News

  1. Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek in Copenhagen opens Degas' Method

    Installation view of Degas' Method. Photo Anders Sune Berg - Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. COPENHAGEN .- The Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek presents a groundbreaking exhibition addressing the complexities of Edgar Degas' (1834 – 1917) artistic methods.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Art Daily

  2. This Week's Recipes from Our Files: Chicken Salads including Chicken Clementine

    Invented as a French-style chicken salad for the Degas exhibit at NOMA, the dish proved so popular it lived on in the Courtyard Cafe as "Chicken Clementine."
    on June 10, 2013     Source: New Orleans Times-Picayune

Quotes

  1. Chicago, 67, recalled that when she was a young girl growing up on Chicago's North Side, she used to ride the bus to the Art Institute of Chicago to spend time with her "most treasured childhood friends - Monet, Cezanne, Degas, and...
    on Mar 23, 2007 By: Judy Chicago Source: Kansas City Star

  2. Gallery director Ron Radford said, "I am thrilled that we were successful in securing this major pastel by Edgar Degas who is one of the most influential and talented French artists of the 19th century." "Degas pastels are very fragile and...
    on Feb 24, 2009 By: Ron Radford Source: The Canberra Times

  3. "I wish one had bought more (Degas) in those days because they were much cheaper," Ms Olley said. "I think Australia has been buying the wrong paintings, instead of the (contemporary) American paintings, they should be buying quality."
    on Dec 4, 2008 By: Margaret Olley Source: The West Australian

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