Berthe Morisot

Berthe Morisot

 Berthe Morisot (1841-1895) was a French artist and member of the Impressionists.

Berthe Morisot Summary:

  • She was the granddaughter of Rococo master Jean-Honore Fragonard.
  • Her family supported her passion to pursue art as a career at a very young age.
  • She married Eugene, brother of fellow Impressionist Edouard Manet in 1874.
  • She joined the Impressionists and exhibited her paintings at the Salon de Paris in 1864.
  • Her works were ridiculed by critics and she never found success in her lifetime but garnered the admiration of her family and peers.

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