|La Trajet, 1900, Romaine Brooks. The model was Ida Rubenstein.|
|Romaine Brooks |
her most recognized work.
|Romaine Brooks, ca. 1900,|
much more attractive than
seen in her self-portraits.
|The Black Cape, 1907, Romaine Brooks, |
one of her few feminine portraits.
|Natalie Barney, 1920, Romaine Brooks,|
her companion for more than 50 years.
|The Impeders, 1930, Romaine Brooks.|
|Romaine Brooks poses in her studio around 1960. The writer, Truman Capote, termed |
her studio, "the all-time ultimate gallery of all the famous dykes from 1880 to 1935, or thereabouts."