Edgar Degas: Six Friends at Dieppe

Article code 9780911517804
This book explores the lives of the six men depicted in Edgar Degas’s Six Friends at Dieppe, as well as Degas himself. 114 pages

The history of the painting's placement in the RISD Museum’s collection is traced back to Degas’s relationship with one of the men featured in the painting. The narrative is interspersed with paintings, photographs, and excerpts from various memoirs, autobiographies, and correspondences.

This volume complements the exhibition Edgar Degas: Six Friends at Dieppe, on view at the RISD Museum from January 12 through April 8, 2001. view details

Maureen C. O’Brien (ed.), with contributions by Linda Catano, Jane Roberts, and Anna Gruetzner Robins
Published by the RISD Museum, 2005

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