Edgar Degas is buried in the Cimitière de Montmartre in Paris, France. He died September 17, 1917. He was a famous painter of the time with artwork that makes him rank up there with Picasso and many other influential artists of the time. He had many exhibits and many shows. During his life, he had family turmoil and until his death, did not speak with his brother due to a political stance that Degas stood upon.