Beyond Caravaggio, a Revenge in Oil

(Guardian Art) – Jonathan Jones:

Artemisia Gentileschi turned the horrors of her own life – repression, injustice, rape – into brutal biblical paintings that were also a war cry for oppressed women. Why has her extraordinary genius been overlooked? …

theguardian 2016/oct/05 gentileshi

Artemisia Gentileschi: Judith Slaying Holofernes

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