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Mme Vuillard Sewing by the Window, rue Truffaut  1899

by Édouard Vuillard

An artist of quiet interiors and mysterious, solitary figures, Edouard Vuillard lived and worked in the rooms on the rue Truffaut in Paris where his mother ran a corset business. The artist was inspired by the rich decorative patterns of these rooms, and frequently used his mother as his model. In this painting, Madame Vuillard is seated by a window, barely perceptible und...
Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art