June 1~ Pride Month

Ellen Day Hale and Gabrielle D. Clements

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In 1884, Clements traveled abroad to Paris to study at the Academie Julian where she was joined in 1885 by fellow painter and future lifelong companion Ellen Day Hale…
Clements and Hale frequently traveled abroad, visiting France, Italy, Egypt, Syria, and Palestine, and spent summers at “The Thickets,” the house they purchased in the artists’ colony at Folly Cove.
~Smithsonian Archives of American Art, Washington, D.C

Portrait of a woman, said to be Gabrielle de Veaux Clements, by Ellen Day Hale (seen in photo above, left)
1883 / Pencil, charcoal and white chalk on paper / High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Avenue Bridge, Baltimore by Gabrielle de Veaux Clements (seen in photo above, right)
1927 / Etching on paper / Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C

Women’s History Month in Visual Arts~ March 25

The Enchanted Owl by Kenojuak Ashevak

1960 / Stone cut on paper / 21 1/8”x26” / Various collections, including Brooklyn Museum, NYC

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See also: March 25~ Women’s History Month in visual arts
https://schristywolfe.com/2018/03/25/march-25-womens-history-month-in-visual-arts/

Women’s History Month in Visual Arts~ March 22

Untitled from Graphic Objects (Objetos gráficos) by Mira Schendel

1967 / Graphite, transfer type, and oil on paper between
transparent acrylic sheets with transfer type / 39 5/16”x39 5/16”x3/8” / MoMA, NYC

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See also: March 22~ Women’s History Month in visual arts
https://schristywolfe.com/2018/03/22/march-22-womens-history-month-in-visual-arts/