A Young Lady Writing a Letter (1875). Victor Gabriel Gilbert (French, 1847–1933). Oil on canvas.
Quarelling -1876 by James Tissot (french painter)
At the easel. Jules-Adolphe Goupil (French, 1839-1883). Oil on panel. Lady painter has put aside her brushes but her paint box is open and she still holds her mahlstick and easel while examining the progress on her canvas, The dark drapes and the upper portion of the rear wall are dark, highlighting the figure and the tools of her trade.
The Ballerina (1899). Pierre Carrier-Belleuse (French, 1851–1932). Pastel on paper mounted on canvas.
Le boudoir. Delphin Enjolras (French, 1857-1945). Oil on canvas. Two ladies are shown in an intimate moment in the boudoir. One does needlepoint as the other reads. As is typical in Enjolras’ works, the light source is a lamp. The golden glow enhances the delicate skin tones of the ladies, particularly the one reading.
The Widower - 1877 - James Jacques Joseph Tissot (french painter)
Portrait of a Lady (c.1860) - Jean Hippolyte Flandrin (French, 1809-1864). Oil on canvas
Auguste Toulmouche (french-1829-1890) - "Idle thoughts"