Female artists of history were often overlooked during their lives, but even for those who were successful in life, many have been forgotten since their deaths. Various projects around the globe have tried to address this issue, but a new database aims to compile all women artists from the 15th to the 19th centuries in an online, illustrated database.
This article discusses the issues surrounding the lack of knowledge of female artists and what this new database aims to achieve with its project.
A New Illustrated Database for Women Artists Spans the 15th to 19th Centuries
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