New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 2000. First Edition. Quarto (28.5cm x 22.5cm). Black paper covered boards (paperback) with blind stamped desing on upper cover and silver titling on spine; pictorial dustjacket; 216pp; illus. Near Fine copy; very slight shelf wear to extremities. Near Fine dustwrapper; gentle wear to extremities; retail sticker on back panel. True story of three women artists--Jessie Wilcox Smith, Elizabeth Shippen Green, and Violet Oakley--who set up an unconventional household, with friend Henrietta Cozens, and proceeded to forge important careers as a painter and prolific illustrators. 175 photographs; 60 plates in full color.