Tina: It's Lisa Yuskavage. She's one of Bette's favorite painters.
Lisa Yuskavage is controversial contemporary painter. Many of her paintings depict lush, often blonde, naked or scantily-clad females. The painting hanging in Bette's apartment is also featured on the cover of the book Lisa Yuskavage: Small Paintings 1993-2004 by Tamara Jenkins.