Her Paris

Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism

Marie Bracquemond, Three Women with Parasols (Trois femmes aux ombrelles [Les trois graces]), about 1880. Oil paint on canvas; 54-3/4 x 35-1/16. Musée d'Orsay, Paris, France. Bequest of Gustave Geffroy, 1926. Photo: Patrice Schmidt. © RMN-Grand Palais / Art Resource, NY. Courtesy American Federation of Arts.

Marie Bashkirtseff (Ukrainian, 1858-1884 ), In the Studio, 1881. Oil on canvas; 60 5/8 x 73 ¼ in. Dnipropetrovsk State Art Museum, Ukraine KH-4234. Photo: Dnipropetrovsk/Bridgeman Images. Courtesy American Federation of Arts.

Berthe Morisot (French, 1841-1895), The Sisters, 1869. Oil on canvas. 20 ½ x 32 in. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Carstairs, 1952.9.2. Courtesy American Federation of Arts.

Mary Cassatt (American, 1844-1926), Children Playing on the Beach, 1884. Oil on canvas. 38 3/8 x 29 3/16 in. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., Alisa Mellon Bruce Collection, 1970.17.19. Courtesy American Federation of Arts.

Anna Ancher (Danish, 1855-1935), The Harvesters, 1905. Oil on canvas. 17 1/8 x 22 1/8 in. Art Museums of Skagen, Denmark, SKM1465. Courtesy American Federation of Arts.

Louise-Catherine Breslau (German/Swiss, 1856-1927), The Friends (Les amies), 1881. Oil on canvas. 33 1/2 x 63 in. © Musée d’art et d’histoire, ville de Genève, inv. no 1883-0002. Photo: Bettina Jacot-Descombes. Courtesy American Federation of Arts

Berthe Morisot (French, 1841-1895), The Lesson in the Garden, 1886. Oil on canvas; 23 9/16 x 28 ¾ in. Collection of Frederic C. Hamilton, bequeathed to the Denver Art Museum, on generous loan from Jane M. Hamilton. Photograph courtesy Denver Art Museum.

Cecilia Beaux, Ernesta (Child with Nurse), 1894. Oil paint on canvas; 50-1/2 x 38-1/8 in. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York/www.metmuseum.org, Maria DeWitt Jesup Fund, 1965, 65.49. Courtesy American Federation of Arts.

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Her Paris: Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism is organized by the American Federation of Arts and curated by independent curator Laurence Madeline. The exhibition is generously supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional funding is provided by the JFM Foundation, Elizabeth K. Belfer, the Florence Gould Foundation, Monique Schoen Warshaw, the Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation, the Swiss Arts Council Pro Helvetia, Clare McKeon, Steph and Jody La Nasa, Victoria Ershova Triplett, the American-Scandinavian Foundation, and the Finlandia Foundation.

The presentation at the Denver Art Museum is generously funded by Barbara Bridges, Harmes C. Fishback Foundation Trust, Fine Arts Foundation, the donors to the Annual Fund Leadership Campaign, and the citizens who support the Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD). Promotional support is provided by 5280 Magazine, CBS4, Comcast Spotlight, and The Denver Post.