Sunday, 7 February 2010


Pompeii Fresco, from the house of the surgeon

Elisabetta Sirani, self portrait

Angelica Kaufmann, self portrait

Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun, self portrait

Catherina van Hemessen, self portrait

Adelaide Labille-Guiard, self portrait with two pupils

From De claris mulieribus, Marcia

Sofonisba Anguisola, self portrait

Fantin-Latour, portrait of Sarah Elisabeth Budgett

Eva Gonzales by Manet

Miss Gladys M. Holman Hunt, by William Holman Hunt
( I think she's writing, but allow me the licence, doesn't she fit nicely in here?)

Medieval lady

Mary-Denise Villers, young woman painting

Rosalba Carriera, self portrait

Gabrielle Münter by Kandinsky

Judith Leyster, self portrait

Arpad Szenes, M. Hélène

Elisabeth Louise Vigée-Lebrun, self portrait

Mary-Denise Villers, atelier of a painter

Artemisia Gentileschi, self portrait as the allegory of painting

Rosalba Carriera, allegory of painting


  1. Hello Beautiful. How are you doing? I have not heard from you in such a long time.
    Hoping and praying that all is well for you.
    Much love, many angels.
    Wendy xo

  2. Wonderful collection!! Sunny greetings

  3. Oh, thanks. I thought I would post a couple of images I had and then I realized there are so many more unknown female painters.


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