Degas and the Dance

Degas and the Dance

The Painter and the Petits Rats, Perfecting Their Art

By Susan Goldman Rubin

Harry N. Abrams, Hardcover, 9780810905672, 32pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2002

For the first time, here is a book that reveals the intriguing world of ballet dancers behind the scenes-as shown exclusively through the life and work of Degas. More than 30 Degas paintings and drawings capture each step of the journey from little girl to prima ballerina. Full color.