Scenes of women

Here’s a link to an album of paintings by Mary Cassatt, American expat painter in the latter half of the 19th century. Browse to get a feel for prosperous representations of domesticity, privacy, interiority, intimacy, affiliation, motherhood, and leisure. Search for the ones about reading, in particular.

Jonathan

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