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The Struggle of 19th Century Women Artists in Paris

Despite the challenges, aspiring female artists flocked to Paris in the second half of the 19th century to seek careers as painters. In the face of societal and institutional pressures, these women created non-traditional paintings that played to their unique strengths. A selection of these will be shown in "Women Artists in Paris 1850-1900", an…

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    • The curator of the exhibition, Laurence Madeline, will publish a book about women artists in Paris between 1850 and 1900 on October 31, 2017. You can find more information about it at this link.

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