For Grandma Claire- she and I both loved the A flapper putting on the ritz. I like the short hair and dropped-waistline fad (for lack of a better word) of this time period. Reminds me of singing in the rain.
The Seated Clowness (Mademoiselle Cha-u-Kao), 1896 Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (French, Lithograph printed in five colors. Her frank pose and almost weary expression suggest we are glimpsing the person behind the persona.