Iconic Storybook Schoolgirl Madeline Turns 75

The Wall Street Journal
June 12, 2014 AT 1:30 PM
Paris's most famous storybook schoolgirl was born in New York. Ludwig Bemelmans's "Madeline" turns 75 this year and the New York Historical Society is hosting an exhibit of the artist's sketches, belongings and early manuscripts. WSJ's Anna Russell discusses the legacy on Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero. Photo: The Estate of Ludwig Bemelmans