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Matisse's The Piano Lesson at MOMA

Emily viewing Matisse's The Piano Lesson (inspiration for The Painting Lesson) at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City

Matisse's Woman on  Stool at MOMA

Woman on Stool by Matisse appears in The Piano Lesson and The Painting Lesson


Early stage of The Painting Lesson. Complimentary colors are used in the under-painting.

Emily posing with The Painting Lesson

Emily wearing a green shirt similar to the girl in The Painting Lesson.

Artist posing like the model

Artist in a pose similar to the little girl.

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