Artemisia Gentileschi: Artist Exploration

Quick Facts: Born: 1593 Died: 1652-56 (different sources claim different years) Style: Italian Baroque Frequent Subjects: Women in the bible Notable works: Susanna and the Elders, Judith Slaying Holofernes -Began Painting as a teenager. -Daughter of famous painter, Orazio Gentileschi. -Artemisia was raped by fellow artist, Agnostino Tassi, who worked with her father. There was... Continue Reading →

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