Edgar Degas (French, 1834–1917). The Dance Lesson, ca. 1879. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Gift of Adaline Havemeyer Perkins, in memory of her father, Horace Havemeyer, 1971 (1971.185) #dance
The grave of Marie Taglioni (1804-1884) in the Montmartre cemetery in Paris. Young dancers still leave their dancing shoes and flowers there. Marie Taglioni pioneered the en pointe style of dance which characterises ballet today.