|Portrait de Mademoiselle Chanel|
I could give you a biography of Laurencin, but you can Google all those things. Suffice to say that she was divorced long before it was acceptable to do so, the lover of the poet Guillaume Appolinaire, and a friend to just about every cool and influential artist and performer in Paris from World War I through World War II. So in additional to being talented and innovative, she lived the life of a pioneer of art and feminism.
|Portrait de madame Pal Guillaume|
I'm in love with the world she creates. The colors touch me deeply; the contrast of the grays and occasional black against the muted pastels are the pallette in which I wish to paint my life. I'm terribly smitten...