This Soul of a Woman： Artemisia Gentileschi (1593-1653)
accessed April 22, 2019
Can you believe that the famous painting at the upper left corner was the work of a 17-year old young lady？ The time was1610, and the place, Rome.
Please note the second posting is her "Self-Portrait as St. Catherine of Alexandria"
The third posting is another of her 60 paintings that have survived, which reflects an unfortunate experience of her at the age of 19. If interested, please read the article.
Chong-Pin Lin April 14, 2019