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Aesthetic Realism and John Singer Sargent's Madame X

Aesthetic Realism and John Singer Sargent's Madame X

Lynette Abel, Aesthetic Realim Associate, writes about this portrait of Madame Pierre Gautreau by the American painter, John Singer Sargent, titled Madame X, about which she says, " I loved since the first time I saw it.  And she continues, "Aesthetic Realism taught me that what makes a work of art beautiful is what we are hoping for in our lives. "All beauty," Eli Siegel stated, "is a making one of opposites; and the making one of...

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