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Cecilia Beaux, Les Derniers Jours d'Enfance, oil on canvas, 1883-1885, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Arts Everyday Living: Mary Cassatt’s Rival?—The Comeback of Cecilia Beaux

 MARY CASSATT’S RIVAL? THE COMEBACK OF CECILIA BEAUX Why are once successful artists overlooked by posterity?  Their names barely recognized, although their works are still displayed in major art museums.  For instance, American Cecilia Beaux, who equalled Mary Cassatt and John Singer Sargent in popularity in the past, now seems better known among art historians […]

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