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Portraits at the Stock Exchange (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
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Print Size: 8" x 10"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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Portraits at the Stock Exchange (1879): Degas's Candid Glimpse into the Capitalist Heart

Step into the bustling world of the Paris Stock Exchange through Edgar Degas's iconic painting, "Portraits at the Stock Exchange (1879)." This captivating masterpiece, now available as a high-quality canvas print, captures the frenetic energy and intense focus of the financial elite.

Degas's Techniques: Capturing Movement and Intensity

Degas masterfully employs pastel on paper to create a sense of immediacy and movement. His fragmented brushstrokes and blurred edges evoke the constant flux and unpredictable nature of the stock market. The muted color palette, dominated by blacks, grays, and browns, adds to the painting's somber and realistic atmosphere.

Beyond the Image: The Characters and Their Stories

The painting features a diverse cast of characters, each with their own story to tell. From the anxious speculators to the stoic brokers, Degas captures the range of emotions and motivations that drive the financial world. The central figure, a man with a determined gaze, becomes a symbol of the relentless pursuit of wealth and success.

Artistic Context: Realism and Modernity

"Portraits at the Stock Exchange" exemplifies Degas's commitment to realism, capturing a slice of contemporary life with unflinching honesty. However, the painting's fragmented and experimental style also hints at Degas's exploration of modern artistic techniques, paving the way for Impressionism and beyond.

Feelings Conveyed: Ambition, Anxiety, and the Human Condition

Degas's work transcends the mere depiction of a specific setting. It delves into the universal themes of ambition, anxiety, and the human condition. The painting invites us to reflect on our own motivations and the sacrifices we make in the pursuit of success.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Space

This museum-quality canvas print brings the intensity of "Portraits at the Stock Exchange" into your home. The vibrant colors and dynamic brushwork will create a captivating focal point for contemplation and conversation. Fade-resistant inks ensure the painting's impact will endure for generations.

Let Edgar Degas's "Portraits at the Stock Exchange (1879)" inspire you to explore the complexities of the human condition, the allure of wealth, and the enduring power of art to capture the essence of our time.
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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
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