Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas

French painter, graphic artist and sculptor
I frequently lock myself in my studio. I do not often see the people I love, and in the end I shall suffer for it... painting is one's private life.More Edgar Degas quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I would have been in mortal misery all my life for fear my wife might say, 'That's a pretty little thing,' after I had finished a picture.More Edgar Degas quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Boredom soon overcomes me when I am contemplating nature.More Edgar Degas quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Work a great deal at evening effects, lamplight, candlelight, etc. The intriguing thing is not to show the source of the light but the effect of the lighting.More Edgar Degas quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
the moods of sadness that come over anyone who takes up art... these dismal moods have very little compensation.More Edgar Degas quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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