Interno Luigi (Gigi) Chessa (Italian, Oil on board. Chessa’s atmospheric and contemplative study depicts reading and chess in the home. The subject has buried her nose in her book, and the reduced position on the board might.
Bohemian “It Girl” of Paris, master of surrealist disguise and generally a badass female libertine. She once ruled the bohemian Parisian art world, considered one of the few women to break into the French male-dominated surrealist movement.