Isabel Bishop's Images of "Office Girls"
Read Ellen Wiley Todd, "The Question of Difference: Isabel Bishop's Deferential Office Girls"
Relate Bishop's images of "Office girls" to our discussion of Hopper's Office at Night.
I hope my work is recognizable as being by a woman, though I certainly would never deliberately make it feminine in any way, in subject or treatment. But if I speak in a voice which is my own, it's bound to be the voice of a woman.
ISABEL BISHOP , 1978
Tidying Up, c. 1938.
compare to de Kooning's Woman I