One of the best-kept art secrets in New Orleans is Newcomb Art Gallery. It's part of Tulane's campus, and it hosts free art exhibits several times a year. Their current show is "Edgar Degas: The Private Impressionist" but the subtitle explains the exhibit: "Works on paper by the artist and his circle".
|Degas is seated.|
|Degas hung with the artsy crowd. Here he is with two composers...the one on the right is Debussy!|
|Slashed! But still, isn't the face incredibly expressive, especially for a print?|
One of two famous dancer sketches: