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Mary Cassatt

Keystone State She-roes

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 11.10.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

My travel last week took me to Pennsylvania, The Keystone State. Many strong and accomplished women are affiliated with this state that was one of the 13 original colonies

A Most Exquisite Exhibit: Degas/Cassatt at the National Gallery

Christian Josi | Posted 07.07.2014 | Arts
Christian Josi

I managed to score a preview and an interview with Kimberly Jones, who serves as associate curator for the Department of French Paintings and who, along with senior conservator of paintings Ann Hoenigswald, took this wonderful, historic concept and made it into an exquisite reality.

The Mother's Day Image That Says It All

Gabrielle Burton | Posted 07.06.2014 | Women
Gabrielle Burton

There are countless images celebrating motherhood from just about anything by Mary Cassatt to those adorable polar bear cubs snuggling with Momma Bear...

Cassatt's Sharper Side

AP | By ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 03.05.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- The New York Public Library's archive is so massive that some of the material has never been seen except on request. Beginning Friday, th...

Take a Mary Cassatt Birthday Quiz!

Posted 05.22.2012 | Arts

Today is the birthday of American artist and early feminist Mary Cassatt. The long time friend of Edgar Degas and influential member of the Impression...

Books: David McCullough's Latest Tackles Americans in Paris

Michael Giltz | Posted 07.25.2011 | Books
Michael Giltz

In his new book, David McCullough looks at the many artists, scientists, people of medicine and thinkers who made the voyage back across the Atlantic to find inspiration and knowledge in the City of Lights from roughly 1830 to the end of the century.

Reyne Gauge: Important Private Art Collection Goes up for Bid

Reyne Haines | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Reyne Haines

Childe Hassam, Royal Palms, Cuba, oil on canvas, 1895, 25 by 31 inches, est. $300,000-$600,000. John W. Coker Auctions image In the world of collect...

Normandy: Rare Prints Exhibited at Caen

Denise Dennis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Denise Dennis

If you read my earlier post, "Normandy: Birthplace of Impressionism Celebrated this Summer" you know that the entire Normandy region of France is pay...

Ten Tremendous Women Who Never Married

Samara O'Shea | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Samara O'Shea

The following women serve as a sweet reminder that you don't need anyone but yourself to live an incredible life and have people remember you long after you're gone.