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Arts Everyday Living: Shopping with the Impressionists–Inside Fashion, Manet & Renoir

Fashion is timeless.  Here’s a blog that I wrote in June, 2013 in connection with a special exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on the Impressionists and the art of fashion.     Fashion is absolutely necessary for a painter. It’s what matters the most. Edouard Manet, 1881* Illustrated journals and magazines advertising the newest […]

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Richard Edward Miller, Scarlet Necklace, 1914, oil on canvas, Private Collection

Arts Everyday Living: At the Dressing Table Mirror—Through an Impressionist’s Eyes

  AT THE DRESSING TABLE MIRROR THROUGH AN IMPRESSIONIST’S EYES     Jewelry is not unchanging.  Life transforms it and makes it bend to its requirements. Attributed to Coco Chanel Richard Edward Miller (1875-1943) was an American Impressionist, who created both in the United States and in France, including residing in Giverny, home of Claude […]

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