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Little Dancer Discussion Series: Degas and His Dancers

Kimberly A. Jones, associate curator, department of French paintings at the National Gallery of Art, delves into Degas's rich body of work depicting dancers and his lifelong fascination with the art form that inspired him.

  • Sat., Nov. 8, 2014, 12:00 PM
  • Grand Foyer
  • 1 hour

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Little Dancer Discussion Series
Degas and His Dancers

Edgar Degas created more than 1,200 works of art and more than half of these depict dancers. This lecture, presented by Kimberly A. Jones, associate curator, department of French paintings at the National Gallery of Art, delves into Degas's rich body of work on this subject and his lifelong fascination with the art form that inspired him.

Discussion Timing: Approximately 1 hour.

This is a FREE event, and NO tickets are required. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to availability. Patrons should proceed to the North Millennium Stage in the Grand Foyer. 

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