Degas à l'Opéra

€42.75 Members


Throughout his career, Degas has made opera the focal point of his work. He explores its various spaces - hall and stage, dressing rooms, foyer, dance hall, becomes attached to the people who inhabit them, dancers, singers, musicians, spectators, subscribers in black suits haunting the wings. This closed universe is a microcosm of infinite possibilities and allows for all kinds of experimentation ...


Exhibition catalogue, Musée d'Orsay
Publisher: Réunion des Musées Nationaux
Author(s): Henri Loyrette