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Berthe Morisot

The documentary focused on her relationship with the painter Edouard Manet–she later married his brother. Living in Paris, she seemed an independent woman, unmarried at the age of 33, exhibiting her paintings, and making a name for herself. 274 more words

Art

Prompts for RWJ, Prompt 185

Berthe Morisot, Lady At Her Toilette (1875)

This painting by Berthe Morisot belongs to a popular genre depicting women sitting at their dressing table, or toilette which is the French term which makes me think of perfume (don’t ask me why). 104 more words

Poetry

Tessa, Looking At Mother's Beauty

Berthe Morisot, Lady At Her Toilette (1875)

A woman unpinned hair high
and stately at a mirror
so infused ethereal colors
in amorphous blue and gray… 240 more words

Poetry

Prompts for RWJ, Prompt 184

Berthe Morisot, The Mother and Sister of the Artist (1869/1870)

Berthe’s sister, Edma Pontillon, visited with the family in the winter of 1869–1870 when she was expecting her first child. 81 more words

Poetry