Tag: 20th century

Blanchard, Maria (1881-1932) – 1917 Woman with Guitar (Reina Sofia Museum, Madrid, Spain)

María Gutierrez Blanchard was a Spanish painter. Blanchard was the daughter of journalist Enrique Gutierrez Cueto Blanchard and Concepción Blanchard Santisteban. Born with various disabilities, she was small in stature, hunchbacked and unable to walk. She was the cousin of Mexican artist Germán Cueto. In 1903 she moved to Madrid and studied at the Real…