Of all the ballerinas Degas painted or sculpted, there was one who stood above the rest--Marie, the young ballerina who modeled for Degas' celebrated sculpture, "The Little Dancer". Marie's dream is to dance beneath the spotlight in the Paris Opera, but soon Degas leads her to an unforgettable pose--one that wins the heart of all Paris. Full color.

Marie in Fourth Position 1996, Philomel Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780399227943