EXHIBITION: Degas’s Dancers at the Barre: Point and Counterpoint
October 1, 2011–January 8, 2012
Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C.
1600 21st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009
Special Exhibitions Tickets:
Adults – $12
62 and over – $10
Students with valid ID – $10
18 and under – free
“Hilaire-Germain-Edgar Degas (1834–1917) was immersed in and fascinated by the world of ballet. The exhibition uncovers the rich history behind his late masterpiece in The Phillips Collection, Dancers at the Barre. The exhibition traces the subject of ballet in Degas’s art from the 1860s to 1900 through approximately 30 works from 24 international collections.”
Information from the Phillips Collection website.