Posts Tagged ‘Ella Reitsma’

Maria Sibylla Merian and daughters

Maria Sibylla Merian and Daughters: Women of Art and Science

I would be tempted to add: and business. Do you remember my post on the beautiful exhibition at the Getty last summer? Maria Sibylla was not only a gifted artist and a pioneer of entomology, she also established a thriving business out of her passion for painting, flowers and insects. Well, Ellen at Eighteenth Century […]