Dancer at Rest, Hands on Her Hips, Left Leg Forward

Bronze | 37.5 x 21.9cm | Modeled perhaps c. 1878, cast 1920

Edgar Degas

Upon Degas's death in 1917, more than 150 figurative sculptures were found in his studio. Most were made of fragile wax, clay, and plastiline (a wax- and oil-based modeling material). Many had deteriorated. Only a few were preserved in copies that ha...
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