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
Édouard Manet (French, 1832–1883). Fishing, ca. 1862–63. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Bernhard Gift, 1957 (57.10) | Patterned after elements in landscapes by Peter Paul Rubens, the present painting gives currency to Delacroix's recommendation to Manet: "Look at Rubens, draw inspiration from Rubens, copy Rubens. Rubens was God."