The Dancer by Edgar Degas, Vintage Ballet Art Mouse Pad
The Dancer (1874) by Edgar Degas is a vintage impressionist fine art portrait painting. A study of a beautiful ballerina wearing a tutu dress with her hands behind her head. A ballet dancer in repose, stretching before a performance. About the artist: Edgar Degas (1834-1917) is regarded as one of the founders of Impressionism although he preferred realism and to be called a realist. Degas is especially identified with the subject of ballet dance, and over half his works depict dancers.