The French Painter, Berthe Morisot was born in Bourges, France, in a successful bourgeois family. Both she and her sister Edma chose to become painters. Berthe Morisot Paintings
are often studies of women, either out-of-doors or in domestic settings.
Berthe Morisot and American artist Mary Cassatt
are generally considered the most important women painters of the later 19th century.