Odilon Redon (French, 1840–1916). Madame Arthur Fontaine (Marie Escudier, born 1865), 1901. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. The Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ittleson Jr. Purchase Fund, 1960 (60.54) | Marie Escudier Fontaine was the wife of a wealthy Parisian industrialist and art patron whose circle of friends included a number of writers, musicians, and artists, among them André Gide, Claude Debussy, and Vuillard, who twice painted her portrait. #paris
Salvator Rosa (Italian, 1615–1673). Self-Portrait, ca. 1647. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Mary L. Harrison, 1921 (21.105) #mustache #movember
Jacques Louis David (French, 1748–1825). Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier (1743–1794) and His Wife (Marie-Anne-Pierrette Paulze, 1758–1836), 1788. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Gift, in honor of Everett Fahy, 1977 (1977.10).
Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, g. de Sévigné, Mme de Sévigné, 1626-1696
Édouard Manet (French, 1832–1883). Mademoiselle V. . . in the Costume of an Espada,1862. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929 (29.100.53) #halloween #costume
Follower of Rembrandt (Dutch, third quarter 17th century). Portrait of a Man ("The Auctioneer"), probably ca. 1658–62. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913 (14.40.624) #mustache #movember
Point of View in Print and Paint: Lesson Plan | Students will be able to identify ways the artist uses color, composition, and the subjects' poses to convey viewpoint; cite evidence from texts that support interpretations of each document; and integrate content presented in diverse media and formats. #Teachers #Education #K12