Camille Pissarro (French, 1830–1903). Poplars, Éragny, 1895. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Bequest of Miss Adelaide Milton de Groot (1876–1967), 1967 (67.187.93) | This canvas of summer 1895 shows a corner of Pissarro's garden at Éragny, a small village in northern France where he lived from 1884 until his death.
Adélaïde Labille-Guiard (French, 1749–1803). Self-Portrait with Two Pupils, Marie Gabrielle Capet (1761–1818) and Marie Marguerite Carreaux de Rosemond (died 1788), 1785. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Julia A. Berwind, 1953 (53.225.5) | In 1783, when admitted to the French Académie Royale, the number of women artists eligible for membership was limited to four. #paris