Artemisia Gentileschi

August 4, 2016

How have 20th century ideas shaped our conceptions of one of the most successful female artists of the Baroque period? Join the Babes as they discuss the work and life of Caravaggio's sole female follower, Artemisia Gentileschi.

Check out this brilliant advice column written from the perspective of Artemisia


Judith W. Mann. Identity signs: meanings and methods in Artemisia Gentileschi's signatures. Renaissance Studies, 2009. 

Elizabeth S. Cohen. The Trials of Artemisia Gentileschi: A Rape as History. The Sixteenth Century Journal, 2000.

Tina Olsin Lent. "My Heart Belongs to Daddy": The Fictionalization of Baroque Artist Artemisia Gentileschi in Contemporary Film and Novels. Literature/Film Quarterly, 2006.