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Women artists in history

from antiquity to the present

by Wendy Slatkin

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Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women artists -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 285-299) and index.

    StatementWendy Slatkin.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN43 .S57 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 303 p. :
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6780444M
    ISBN 100130273198
    LC Control Number00026345

    No textbook is created without a committed team. For money is a powerful symbol of cultural worth. View image of Still Life with cheeses, Almonds and Pretzels Credit: Mauritshuis A rare example of a successful female artist in the 17th Century, Peeters was an innovator in both form and content. Follow BBC Culture.

    Thus, she adopted Rome as her home. Lewis, Edmonia. NGA, Thirty-five women artists from the most tumultuous period in France's history are featured in this gorgeous book.

    The students in my classes have constantly been an inspiration to me. In turn, they were faulted for this unfinished quality. If working as a sculptor required the study of human anatomy, Lewis would do it, even if it meant studying nude models. Females were expected to follow the very specific rules that were set forth for their gender, and professional art was not on the list of acceptable careers. It is written in a style that is crafted to communicate complex ideas clearly and effectively for this targeted audience. As a result she rarely exhibited and refused to sell.


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