I Know What I Am. The Life and Times of Artemisia Gentileschi.

Seattle: Fantagraphics Books, 2019. First edition. 11.5" x 7.25". 279pp. Color illustrated paper covered boards. Fine condition. A detailed graphic account of one of the most accomplished painters in the generation following that of Caravaggio. She was the first woman to become a member of the Accademia di Arte del Disegno in Florence and had an international clientele. She specialized in painting pictures of strong and suffering women from myths, allegories, and the Bible - victims, suicides, warriors. With extensive scholarly endnotes and a bibliography. Item #28837

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