HAPPY INTERNATIONAL CAT DAY!
Elad Lassry, Bengal, 2011, Guggenheim
Happy Birthday to baroque artist Artemisia Gentileschi, who managed to become an established painter in an era where women had a hard time being accepted as artists!
Artemisia Gentileschi, Judith slaying Holofernes, c. 1614-20, Oil on canvas, National Museum of Capodimonte, Naples
Follower of Peter-Paul Rubens, Silenus, detail, mid 17th century, oil on wood, Museum of Fine Arts, Angers
Carlo Romagnoli (1888 – 1965), Portrait of Elizabeth Powell, source
John Everett Millais, The Black Brunswicker, detail, 1860, oil on canvas, Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight, Merseyside
Italian painter, Portrait of a Lady with a dog, late 16th century, National Gallery, London, source