Subway riders, New York City, 1914, Francis Luis Mora. American Painter, born in Uruguay (1874 - 1940)
Philip Alexius de László (Hungarian, 1869-1937) Miss Irene Hirst, later the Hon. Mrs Rose 1921
The Library Window. Shelly Thayer Layton. Oil on linen. My transition to figurative work evolved slowly as I embarked on a course of self study which included the works of Boston School painters such as Benson, Tarbell, and Paxton. I was inspired by their classically rendered figures, carefully planned compositions, and their skill in creating atmosphere through light and shadow.
Jeune Femme Lisant by Alfred Stevens
Philip Alexius de László, The White Dress: a Portrait of Joan Clarkson, 1935