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Degas, Edgar

Pronunciation: /dāˈɡä/
(1834–1917), French painter and sculptor. Full name Hilaire Germain Edgar Degas. An impressionist painter, he is known for his paintings of ballet dancers, such as Dancer Lacing Her Shoe (circa 1878).

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