Women Artists

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This beautiful, oversized book features the work of women artists from the Renaissance to today. The full-page illustrations bring to light these artists’ achievements, including historical and cultural notes to place their works in perspective. Margaret Barlow’s informative and well-researched text highlights the lives and accomplishments of well-known and lesser known women whose art has been influential to the larger society, despite restricted access to formal training, and in the face of societal pressures ...
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Overview

This beautiful, oversized book features the work of women artists from the Renaissance to today. The full-page illustrations bring to light these artists’ achievements, including historical and cultural notes to place their works in perspective. Margaret Barlow’s informative and well-researched text highlights the lives and accomplishments of well-known and lesser known women whose art has been influential to the larger society, despite restricted access to formal training, and in the face of societal pressures to conform to prescribed virtues of "womanhood," overcame impediments to pursue successful careers in art through the ages—Judith Leyster, Elisabeth-Louise Vigée-Lebrun, Angelica Kauffmann, Emily Mary Osborn, Lilly Martin Spencer, Mary Cassatt, Camille Claudel, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Georgia O’Keeffe, Käthe Kollwitz, Frida Kahlo, Dorothea Tanning, and Judy Chicago, are some of the artists highlighted.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780789399823
  • Publisher: Rizzoli
  • Publication date: 9/9/2008
  • Pages: 328
  • Sales rank: 682,837
  • Product dimensions: 11.10 (w) x 14.20 (h) x 1.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Margaret Barlow is Associate Editor of the Woman’s Art Journal. She lives in Tallahassee, Florida.
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Table of Contents

Magdalena Abakanowicz, Berenice Abbott, Eileen Agar, Helen Paterson Allingham, Tarsila do Amaral, Emma Amos, Anna Bröndum Ancher, Sophie Anderson, Sofonisba Anguissola, Apollinaire, Jean Arp, Pitseolak Ashoona, Alice Aycock, Harriet Backer, Alice Bailly, Natalie Barney, Rose Barton, Marie Bashkirtseff, Mary Craddock Beale, Romare Bearden, Aubrey Beardsley, Cecilia Beaux, Paula Becker, Vanessa Stephen Bell, Lynda Benglis, Marie-Guillemine Benoist, Theresa Bernstein, Isabel Bishop, Nell Blaine, Barbara Leigh Smith Bodichon, Ilya Bolotowski, Rosa Bonheur, Louise Bourgeois, Joanna Mary Boyce, Marie Quiveron Bracquemond, Catherine Madox Brown, Lucy Madox Brown, Jennie Brownscombe, Lady Elizabeth Butler , Deborah Butterfield, Katherine Cameron, Benedetta Cappa Marinetti, Joan Carlile, Margaret Sarah Carpenter, Emily Carr, Rosalba Carriera, Leonora Carrington, Marie Romero Cash, Lydia Cassatt, Mary Cassatt, Elizabeth Catlett, Marie Cermínová, Jean-Baptiste Chardin, Emilie Charmy, Constance Marie Charpentier, Barbara Chase Riboud, Kamalia Chatterji, Judy Chicago, Chryssa, Lygia Clark , Camille Claudel, Sue Coe, Edith Collier, Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot, Maria Hadfield Cosway, Charlotte Cushing, Anne Seymour Damer, Dorothy Dehner, Mary Grandville Pendarves Delany, Mary Frank, Helen Frankenthaler, Jane Freilicher, Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven, Dame Elizabeth Frink, Katharina Fritsch, Fede Galizia, Nunzio Galizia, Giovanna Garzoni, Artemisia Gentileschi, Ida Gerhardi, Dorothy Gillespie, Marie-Elenore Godefroid, Deborah Goldsmith, Anne Goldthwaite, Anna Semyonovna Golubkina, Natalia Goncharova, Eva Gonzales, Sarah Goodridge, AshileGorky, Adrienne-Marie-LouiseGrandpierre-Deverzy, NancyGraves, Norah Neilson Gray, Kate Greenaway, Lillian Westcott Hale, Helen Hardin,Margareta Haverman, Edith Hayllar, Jessica Hayllar, Kate Hayllar, Mary Hayllar, Matilda Lowry Heming, Charlotte de Chastaigner Henriette, Barbara Hepworth, Eva Hesse, Frances Hodgkins, Malvina Hoffman, Nancy Holt, Jenny Holzer, Evie Hone, Rebecca Horn,Harriet Goodhue Hosmer, Clementine Hunter, Anna Hyatt Huntington, Archer Huntington, Mary Hutchinson, A.Y Jackson, Alexei Jawlensky, Mainie Jellett, Gwen John, Henrietta de Beaulieu Dering Johnston, Lois Mailou Jones, Frida Kahlo, Angelica Kauffmann, Kitty Kielland, Anna Elizabeth Klumpke, Dame Laura Knight, Katarzyna Kobro, Elaine de Kooning, Oda Lasson Krohg, Aleksey Kruchenykh, Jacqueline Lamba, Lotte Laserstein, Marie Laurencin, Joy Laville, Tamara de Lempicka, Edmonia Lewis, Judith Leyster, Barbara Longhi, Mary Mac Monnies Low, Loren MacIver, Margaret Macdonald Mackintosh Frances Macdonald MacNair, Edna Swithenbank Manley, Marisol, Agnes Martin, Jacqueline Marval, Alice Trumbull Mason, Emily Mason, Constance Mayer, Ana Mendieta, Maria Sibylla Merian, Anna LeaMerritt, Susan Merritt, Mary Miss, Joan Mitchell, Paula Modersohn-Becker, Louise Moillon, Jan Molenaer, Evelyn Pickering de Morgan, Berthe Morisot, Edma Morisot, George L.K. Morris, Mar Moser, Anna Mary Robertson Moses, Vera Mukhina, Elizabeth Murray, Alice Neel, Louise Nevelson, Vera Nilsson, Linda Nochlin, Elizabeth Nourse, Tomie Ohtake, Georgia O’Keeffe, Meret Oppenheim, Emily Mary Osborn, Lygia Pape, Betty Parsons, Ulrica Frederica Pasch, Caroline Paterson, Anna Claypoole Peale, Margaratta Angelica Peale, Sarah Miriam Peale, Clara Peeters, Beverly Pepper, Irene Rice Pereira, Lilla Cabot Perry, Jane Peterson, Howardena Pindell, Eunice Pinney, Camille Pissarro, Liliana Porter, Harriett Powers, Mary Pratt, Margaret Preston, Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith, Alice Rahon, Anne Redpath, Paula Rego, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Anne Estelle Rice, Germaine Richier, Bridget Riley, Faith Ringgold, Sarah Robertson, Marietta Robusti, Auguste Rodin, Emy Roeder, Geertruyd Roghman, Luisa Roldan, Olga Rosanova, Susan Rothenberg, Rachel Ruysch, Alison Saar, Betye Saar, Kay Sage, Niki deSaint Phalle, Helen Saunders, Anne Savage, Augusta Savage, Miriam Schapiro, Helene Schjerfbeck, Ethel Schwabacher, Ellen Wallace Sharples, Rolinda Sharples, Judith Shea, Uemura Shoen, Elizabeth Siddal, Elisabetta Sirani, Gian Andrea Sirani, Grace Cossington Smith, Kiki Smith, Christine Spartali, Maria Spartali Stillman, Lilly Martin Spencer, Nancy Spero, Milly Steger, Vavara Stepanova, Jana Sterbak, Irma Stern, Carrie Stettheimer, Ettie Stettheimer, Florine Stettheimer, May Stevens,Zofia Lubanska Stryjenska, Jane Stuart, Louisa Stuart, Mary Swanzy, Athena Tacha, Rufino Tamayo, Yves Tanguy, Dorothea Tanning, Agostino Tassi, Alma Woodsey Thomas, Mary Francis Thornycroft, Jean Tinguely, Rosemarie Trockel, Anne Train Trumbull, Nadiejda Udaltsova, Suzanne Valadon, Anne Vallayer-Coster, Agnes Van den Bossche, Catharina Van Hemessen, Maria Van Oosterwijk, Pablita Velarde, Jan Vermeer, Caterina dei Vigri, Berthe Weill, Marianne Werefkin, Rache Whiteread, Jane Wilson, Jackie Winsor, Marguerite Thompson Zorach
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