Publisher: Prestel (April 30, 2008)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 9.8 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
This fantastically produced, richly exact and complete survey of 50 influential girls artists from the Renaissance to the Post-Modern period info their colossal contributions to the artwork global. From the Early Baroque painter Artemisia Gentileschi and the seventeenth-century illustrator Maria Sibylla Merian to Impressionists Mary Cassatt and Berthe Morisot, and to trendy icons akin to Frida Kahlo, Georgia O Keefe and Louise Bourgeois, crucial girl artists are profiled during this publication in chronologically prepared double-page spreads. for every artist there's a timeline highlighting major occasions in her lifestyles; a succinct biography and knowledge outlining her accomplishments and effect; extra assets to extra research of the artist and, better of all, magnificent full-color reproductions of the artist s works. filled with details, here's a beautiful and soaking up ebook that truly illustrates the notable inventive contributions of ladies all through heritage.