Getty & The Ladies

The rare instance of being a voracious womanizer who “could hardly ever say ‘no’ to a woman, or ‘yes’ to a man”, could momentarily be overlooked.

Portrait of the Marquise de Miramon, née Thérèse Feuillant, 1866
James Tissot (1836-1902)
Oil on canvas

Jeanne (Spring), 1881
Édouard Manet (1832-1883)

Oil on canvas

Depicting young actress Jeanne Demarsy as the fashionable embodiment of spring, this portrait was part of an unfinished series of the seasons that Manet undertook at the end of his life. 

Portrait of Jeanne Kéfer, 1885
Fernand Khnopff (1858-1921)
Oil on canvas

Portrait of Princess Leonilla of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn, 1843
Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1805-1873)
Oil on canvas

Mischief and Repose (1895)
John William Godward (1861-1922)
Oil on canvas

The Getty Center

July 18th, 2017

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