Art blogging. Because I'm sophisticated.

Mother had met Matisse on a number of occasions in Paris during the 1920s, greatly admired his talent and courage as an artist, and collected his work. Follow the link to see the context for that, "how can he write that with a straight face" sentence and to see an intriguing set of Chagall stained glass windows. Because Roxanne apparently likes Chagall stained glass.