Degas, (Hilaire Germain)Edgar
De·gas (də-gäʹ), (Hilaire Germain) Edgar. 1834-1917.
French painter and sculptor noted especially for his fluid studies of ballet dancers.

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  • Degas, (Hilaire-Germain-) Edgar — born July 19, 1834, Paris, France died Sept. 27, 1917, Paris French painter, graphic artist, and sculptor. The son of a wealthy banker, he entered the École des Beaux Arts in 1855. He spent much time in Italy studying and copying the Old Masters… …   Universalium

  • Degas, (Hilaire-Germain-) Edgar — (19 jul. 1834, París, Francia–27 sep. 1917, París). Pintor, artista gráfico y escultor francés. Hijo de un acomodado banquero, ingresó a la Escuela de Bellas Artes en 1855. Pasó gran parte de su vida en Italia estudiando y copiando a los antiguos …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Degas — (Hilaire Germain Edgar de Gas, dit Edgar) (1834 1917) peintre, sculpteur, graveur et pastelliste français. Il a peint les champs de courses, la danse, les femmes au travail (les Repasseuses) ou à leur toilette …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Edgar Degas — noun French impressionist painter (1834 1917) • Syn: ↑Degas, ↑Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas • Instance Hypernyms: ↑painter …   Useful english dictionary

  • Edgar — /ed geuhr/, n. an award given annually in various categories of mystery writing. [1945 50; named after Edgar Allan Poe] /ed geuhr/, n. a male given name: from Old English words meaning rich, happy and spear. * * * (as used in expressions) Adrian… …   Universalium

  • Edgar — Ópera de Giacomo Puccini. Estrenada el 21 de abril de 1889 en el Teatro La Scala de Milán. Continuaron representaciones en el Teatro Comunale de Ferrara (1892), en el Teatro Real de Madrid (1892) y en el Teatro Colón de Buenos Aires (1905). * * * …   Enciclopedia Universal

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