The Milliner

A work made of pastel and watercolor on canvas.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pastel and watercolor on canvas.

Date:

c. 1877

Artist:

Eva Gonzalès
French, 1849-1883

About this artwork

A pupil of Manet, Eva Gonzalès was one of the few women artists of the era who gained recognition. In treating a subject extensively explored by Manet, Degas, and Tissot at about the same time, Gonzalès alluded to the secondary occupation of many young working girls as prostitutes.

On View

Prints and Drawings, Gallery 242

Artist

Eva Gonzalès

Title

The Milliner

Origin

France

Date

1872–1882

Medium

Pastel and watercolor on canvas

Inscriptions

Signed upper right: "Eva Gonzalès"

Dimensions

450 × 370 mm

Credit Line

Olivia Shaler Swan Memorial Collection

Reference Number

1972.362

Extended information about this artwork

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