Portrait of René-Hillaire De Gas

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Musée d'Orsay
published on 29 March 2022

An 1857 oil on canvas, Portrait of René-Hillaire De Gas, by Edgar Degas (1834-1917), the French impressionist painter. Degas first made a name for himself as a portrait painter. Here he captures his grandfather, a prominent Neapolitan entrepreneur. (Musée d'Orsay, Paris)

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d'Orsay, M. (2022, March 29). Portrait of René-Hillaire De Gas. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15576/portrait-of-rene-hillaire-de-gas/

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d'Orsay, Musée. "Portrait of René-Hillaire De Gas." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 29, 2022. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/15576/portrait-of-rene-hillaire-de-gas/.

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d'Orsay, Musée. "Portrait of René-Hillaire De Gas." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 Mar 2022. Web. 07 Feb 2023.

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