Jean Jacques de Boissieu (French, Lyons 1736–1810). Self Portrait (with Cows), 1796. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1967 (67.798.3)
Charles Angrand (French, 1854–1926). Self–Portrait, 1892. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 (1975.1.566) | Charles Angrand was a visible presence in the Parisian avant-garde in the late 1880s and early 1890s. Here he presents himself, not at all as an artist, but as a bourgeois dandy, impeccably dressed and smoking a small cigar. #paris
Anne Gunning in dress by Claire McCardell stands with artist Fernand Lèger in his studio, photo by Mark Shaw, 1955 Two weeks before his death, Fernand Lèger posed for this final portrait in the Paris studio he had occupied since 1913.
Jacques Louis David (French, 1748–1825). Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (1743–1794) and His Wife (Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze, 1758–1836), 1788. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Gift, in honor of Everett Fahy, 1977 (1977.10).