The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Balthus:
" Between 1936 and 1939, Balthus painted his celebrated series of portraits of Thérèse Blanchard, his young neighbor in Paris. Thérèse posed alone, with her cat, or with her two brothers. "
"Balthus: Cats and Girls—Paintings and Provocations"
Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
Through January 12