Curtain Call: Final Day for Degas

Today we wish a fond farewell to Degas’s Dancers: Point and Counterpoint and bring you one final painting by the artist. The Phillips is open 11 am-6 pm today for all who wish to catch one last glimpse in person.

Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas, Dancers at the Barre, c. 1900, Charcoal and pastel on tracing paper, laid down on cardboard, 43 3/4 x 38 7/8 in. National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa. Purchased 1921.

Curtain Call: 2 More Days of Degas

As we prepare to wish a fond farewell to Degas’s Dancers: Point and Counterpoint, we bring you a Degas a day through the exhibition’s final curtain tomorrow.

Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas, Women Combing Their Hair, c.1875-76. Oil on paper mounted on canvas, 12 3/4 x 18 1/8 in. The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C. Acquired 1940.

*Another Degas in the permanent collection!