The Artist Birthday Series

Artemisia Gentileschi

Today’s Artist Birthday: Artemisia Gentileschi   Artemisia Gentileschi (July 8, 1593 – c. 1656) was an Italian Baroque painter, today considered one of the most accomplished painters in the generation following that of Caravaggio. She painted many pictures of strong and suffering women from myth and the Bible – victims, suicides, warriors.Β That she was a… Read More Artemisia Gentileschi