"overwhelming blah blah blah".... What I think to what you read here.
08 December 2011
From an article in Art in Americaon Joan Mitchell: "...and Mitchell grew up rich. Yet as a young woman in New York, she donned worn-out clothes. . . and tried with limited success to keep her wealth a secret from her Abstract Expressionist peers. In spirit at least, she held fast to the romantic ideal of the penniless bohemian."