Who’s Afraid of Women Photographers ?

When photography was a male-dominated art form, were women photographers not these men’s artistic equals, indeed their superiors? Those we know as the Kodak Girls? These are the women whose work is now on display at the Musée de l’Orangerie (1839-1919) and then at the Musée d’Orsay (1918-1945). Women like my grandmother—an avid photographer with…