Eleanora Sears (1881-1968)

Charcoal on paper | 62.7 x 47.5cm | 1921

John Singer Sargent

Eleonora Randolph Sears refused to comply with the limitations placed on women’s behavior. She was arrested for smoking in public and condemned as “immodest” for wearing trousers. She made her most decisive mark as a groundbreaking athlete, participa...
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