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Romney, George; Mrs Robert Trotter of Bush; Tate; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/mrs-robert-trotter-of-bush-201536

Arts Everyday Living: Through the Eyes of Renoir & Fellow Artists–A Tale of Four Hats

    I’ve chosen a fun theme for today—hats!  So here are three unique depictions, from the elegant chapeau of Mrs. Robert Trotter of Bush by 18th century British portraitist George Romney (1734-1802); the colorful, decorative bonnets of two sisters by French Impressionist master Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919); and the more humble straw hat (temporarily abandoned) […]

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