#RBG’s PORTRAITIST #HONOR TO PAINT ‘THIS COUNTRY’S TINY #POWERHOUSE”

Constance P. Beaty’s portrait of Ruth Bader Ginsburg (c. 2015-16). Brooklyn Museum, gift of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 2019. © Constance P. Beaty, courtesy of Constance P. Beaty.

From #ArtNet #News: https://news.artnet.com/art-world/ruth-bader-portrait-brooklyn-museum-1529659 #Brooklyn is famously the birthplace of late rapper Biggie Smalls, aka the Notorious B.I.G., but it’s also the birthplace of the the Notorious R.B.G.—aka Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Now, the Brooklyn #Museum is helping establish her legacy in the borough by acquiring a portrait of Ginsburg by New York artist Constance P. Beaty, which was donated by Ginsburg herself. – Courtesy of #DiegoVoci https://www.diegovociproject.com/