Degas, Painter of Ballerinas

by Susan Goldman Rubin

Through Edgar Degas 's beloved paintings, drawings, and sculptures, Susan Goldman Rubin conveys the wonder and excitement of the ballet world. Degas is one of the most celebrated painters of the impressionist movement, and his ballerina paintings are among the most favorite of his fans. In his artwork, Degas captures every moment, from the relentless hours of practice to the glamour of appearing on stage, revealing a dancer 's journey from novice to prima ballerina. Observing young students, Degas drew their poses again and again, determined to achieve perfection. The book includes a brief biography of his entire life, endnotes, bibliography, where to see his paintings, and an index.

ISBN: 9781419728433

JLG Release: September 2019

JLG Member Price
$0.00

Arts Elementary

Grades 2-6

$238.70/year

14 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9781419728433

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Abrams

    Page Count

    64

    Trim Size

    10" x 10"

    Genre

    Nonfic


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