since about Victorian times (roughly 1837 on)+ photographs
Sunday, January 15, 2012
John Singer Sargent - Madame X in the museum
NEW YORK.- A couple views Madame X, second left, by John Singer Sargent, and Victory, on a pedestal, by Augustus Saint-Gaudens, is displayed in the American Wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, in New York. AP Photo/Richard Drew.