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Mary Cassatt, Susan Comforting the Baby, c. 1881, oil on canvas, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, gift of Audrey Jones Beck.

Feminine Mystique

Saturday, Mar 29, 2014
2 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Beck Building
5601 Main Street Map & Directions

On this 45-minute tour, explore works by female artists who often challenged stereotypes and societal limitations, as well as works featuring female subjects, from the sacred to the profane.

Education programs receive generous funding from the Kinder Foundation; the Institute of Museum and Library Services; ExxonMobil; the Favrot Fund; Occidental Petroleum Corporation; Mr. William J. Hill; the National Museum of Korea; the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation; Susanne M. and Melbern G. Glasscock;
The Brown Foundation, Inc.; The Americana Foundation; The Crain Foundation; TMK IPSCO; Cameron International Corporation; Aggie and Joe Foster; Houston Junior Woman’s Club; the Sterling-Turner Foundation; and The Susan Vaughan Foundation.