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Miniature Portrait of a Lady, ca. 1835; MMA 1985.141.3

Couple Under An Arbor Artist unidentified Probably Pennsylvania c. 1800 Watercolor and ink on paper 11 3/4 x 14 in.

Madame Grand (Noël Catherine Verlée, 1761–1835), Later Madame de Talleyrand Périgord, Princesse de Bénévent Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun (French, Paris 1755–1842 Paris), 1783

"Throughout Jean Dubuffet's life, he collected "Outsider Art" i.e., Art by mentally deranged people, vagabonds, street urchins, and prisoners. He found inspiration in the seemingly asymmetric scrawling and the scratching of this kind of unintentional Graffiti and sought to convey that madness in his own Oil and Impasto Works. Most of his works appear as primitive and doodling that is almost too basic...[like] a kindergarten kid."

Portrait of Mrs Piper and Family Augustus Earle

Art - Primitive - Two Little Girls

Portrait of a Lady. Pieter de Kempeneer (ca. 1527-37)

american folk art

Portrait of a Man in a Turban Netherlandish Painter, second quarter 15th century (Met NY)

Art - Primitive - Portrait - by Jeanne Davies

Alfred Wallis - St Ives Bay

More smooth, center parted 1850s hair: Elizabeth Wethered Barringer, Don Federico de Madrazo y Kuntz, 1852.

Art - Primitive - Portrait - by Jeanne Davies, American, 20th c.

Annie Morgan - Ockam's Library

Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale ~ Elaine ~ Idylls of the King by Alfred Lord Tennyson ~ 1913

Watercolor Fraktur

Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida Spanish, Granada, 1909.

cat folk art painting

19th century miniature portrait