Female Bust by Marie Laurencin, 1989
Medium: Lithographic Reproduction, 1989
Dimensions: 29 x 24.25 in, 73.7 x 61.6 cm
Born out of wedlock, Marie Laurencin’s Creole mother ensured that she had a middle-class education. She, however, chose to devote herself to art and enrolled in the Ecole de Manufacture de Sèvres (a state-run porcelain factory), where she learned to paint on porcelain.