Skip to content
πŸ“¦ Sitewide sale now on: 30% off + free shipping πŸ“¦
πŸ“¦ Sitewide sale now on: 30% off + free shipping πŸ“¦

Dancer in her dressing room (1879) by Edgar Degas

Original price $77.00
Original price $77.00 - Original price $957.00
Original price $77.00
Current price $53.90
$53.90 - $957.00
Current price $53.90
Save 30% Save 30%
Print Size: 8" x 10"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
    Visa Mastercard American Express PayPal Google Pay Apple Pay Shop Pay Union Pay Afterpay

Free Shipping & Returns

90 Day Moneyback Guarantee

Canvas print ready to hang, ships in 3 days.

Product Description:
Edgar Degas' "Dancer in her Dressing Room" (1879): A Captivating Glimpse into the Private World of a Ballerina

Step into the intimate realm of a ballerina's dressing room with Edgar Degas' iconic painting, "Dancer in her Dressing Room." This captivating masterpiece, now available as a high-quality canvas print, offers a tantalizing glimpse into the private world of a dancer preparing for her performance.

Degas' Techniques: Capturing Movement and Emotion

Degas' "Dancer in her Dressing Room" is a testament to his mastery of capturing movement and emotion. The dancer's body is depicted in a moment of transition, as she adjusts her shoe, her pose conveying both grace and vulnerability. Degas' use of soft pastels and delicate brushstrokes create a sense of intimacy and immediacy, drawing the viewer into the dancer's private space.

Beyond the Image: Symbolism and Meaning

The painting's title, "Dancer in her Dressing Room," hints at the underlying themes of performance and identity. The dancer is both a performer, preparing for the stage, and a private individual, revealing her vulnerability in the privacy of her dressing room. Degas invites us to reflect on the duality of the dancer's existence, capturing the tension between public performance and personal introspection.

Artistic Context: From Realism to Modernity

"Dancer in her Dressing Room" exemplifies Degas' commitment to realism, depicting a scene from everyday life with honesty and authenticity. However, his innovative use of composition and perspective foreshadows his later embrace of modernism. The painting's unconventional viewpoint and cropped figures challenge traditional notions of representation, paving the way for Degas' groundbreaking contributions to the art world.

Emotions Conveyed: Grace, Vulnerability, and the Pursuit of Perfection

Degas' "Dancer in her Dressing Room" evokes a range of emotions. The dancer's graceful pose and delicate features convey a sense of beauty and elegance. Yet, her vulnerability is palpable, as she reveals her bare feet and exposes her private thoughts and emotions. The painting captures the ballerina's pursuit of perfection, as well as the sacrifices and challenges that come with her dedication to her art.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Space

This museum-quality canvas print captures the beauty and intimacy of Degas' original masterpiece. "Dancer in her Dressing Room" becomes a timeless addition to your home, inviting you to immerse yourself in the world of dance and explore the complexities of human emotion. The fade-resistant inks ensure that the painting's vibrant colors and delicate details will remain vibrant for generations to come.

Let Edgar Degas' "Dancer in her Dressing Room" inspire your own creativity, spark meaningful conversations, and remind you of the enduring power of art to capture the essence of human experience.

  More artworks like this:
Premium Prints, Designed To Last Generations

Premium Prints, Designed To Last Generations

Fade-Resistant Canvas
Our archival grade canvas is a poly-cotton blend that resists fading and ensures lasting beauty for generations. Guaranteed.

Hand Stretched For Superior Quality
Using traditional methods, we meticulously stretch each artwork by hand to ensure a durable, clean and refined finish.

100+ Year Color Guarantee
Advanced printing methods guarantee vibrant colors that last for decades, ensuring timeless artworks that captivate for generations.

Add Floating Frames For A Touch Of Elegance

Add Floating Frames For A Touch Of Elegance

Modern Box Floating Frames
Add a contemporary and sophisticated look to your artwork β€” protect the canvas edges while adding a touch of elegance.

Arrives Ready to Hang
Enjoy effortless installation with our pre-installed sawtooth hangers allowing you to showcase your new masterpiece with ease.

Custom Sizes & Colors Available
We have a variety of sizes and frames available for purchase. Our team would be happy to help!

Feature Details
Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
Product Warranty Lifetime warranty
Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
Returns Free returns for 90 days
Production time Shipped within 3 business days
Custom size available? Yes, contact us at