Do you enjoy Olga's Gallery? Help us make this website even bigger and better!
You can read about our plans and ways you can contribute on our IndieGoGo Campaign page.

Olga's Gallery


Edgar Degas. Portrait of Estelle Musson, Madame Rene de Gas. 1872-73. Oil on canvas. The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA. More. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]

Edgar Degas. Portrait of Estelle Musson, Madame Rene de Gas.
Madame René de Gas. Degas’ portrait of Estelle Musson, married to his brother René, was done in 1872/73. In a letter Degas wrote, “He (René) is married and his wife, our cousin, is blind, poor thing, almost without hope. She has borne him two children, she is going to give him a third whose godfather I shall be, and as the widow of a young American killed in the War of Secession she already had a little girl of her own who is 9 years old

Back to Edgar Degas's Page

Home        Artist Index        Country Index