'Degas and the Nude' at the MFA
Musee d'Orsay /Courtesy, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
An exhibition of Impressionist luminary Edgar Degas' work with the naked human form, "Degas and the Nude,"is the first-ever show devoted to the master painter's nudes. The exhibit runs from Oct. 9, 2011 to Feb. 5, 2012 at the Museum of Fine Arts.
Here a few examples of Degas' artful expression of the human body...
Pictured: "After the Bath, Woman Drying Her Neck," 1911