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A Controversy over Degas

A Controversy over Degas A bronze sculpture of the Little Dancer made from the supposed “lifetime plaster” is on the cover of the catalogue for the exhibition “The Complete Sculptures of Edgar Degas” at the Herakleidon Museum, Athens. Experts are concerned about the authenticity of 74 “recently discovered” plaster casts of Degas sculptures that…