Each portrait juxtaposes a drawing of a woman —no longer living but who has inspired me as a person

and/or artist— with a chair pertinent to her life and/or time.

Think about them as women who have shone through, despite being “sat upon!” 

@Deborah Curtiss 2020.  All rights reserved.

Alice Neel

graphite and acrylic on basket-weave silk • 24"x 19" on 28"x 22" fabric frame