Also on these boards
(Jean Baptist Isabey Miniaturist with his Daughter - by François Gérard) - I love how children were finally allowed to dress like children in this time period. No more stiff, miniature adult clothes. This is darling.
Cornelis Theodorus Maria van Dongen, a.k.a. Kees van Dongen, or just van Dongen (Dutch, January 26, 1877 – May 28, 1968): Blue Hat, 1897; oil on canvas. "... one of the Fauves. He gained a reputation for his sensuous, at times garish, portraits." ~anon.
Jean Béraud (French, 1849–1936). Parisian Street Scene, ca. 1885. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 (1975.1.243) | This painting shows a view of a Parisian street corner on a gray, winter day. #paris