Air de Capri (1923). Gerda Wegener (Danish, 1889-1940). Oil on canvas.
After moving to Paris in 1912, she found much success both as a painter and as illustrator for Vogue, La Vie Parisienne, Fantasio, and many other magazines. As she found fame in Paris, Gerda also developed a following in her home country. She held exhibitions at Ole Haslunds gallery in Copenhagen.
1961: A student playing guitar in Paris.
ph: Loomis Dean