Ghasi (Indian). Equestrian Portrait of Maharana Bhim Singh, ca. 1825. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Purchase, Gift of Paul E. Manheim and Bequest of Nina Bunshaft, by exchange, 2006 (2006.475) | Maharana Bhim Singh is shown on horseback surrounded by retainers on foot. The heavy outlining, glowing skin tones, and ornamental use of gold are typical of Ghasi's style. #horses
Mary Cassatt (American, 1844–1926). Portrait of the Artist, 1878. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Edith H. Proskauer, 1975 (1975.319.1) | Cassatt painted this self-portrait, one of only two known, a year after Edgar Degas invited her to exhibit with the Impressionists.