“’Women artists.’ There is no such thing—or person. It’s just as much a contradiction in terms as ‘man artist’ or ‘elephant artist.’ You may be a woman and you may be an artist; but the one is a given and the other is you.”  —Dorothea Tanning, born on this day in 1910

Birthday,” 1942, by Dorothea Tanning © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York