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The Short Story of Women Artists


The Short Story of Women Artists tells the full history – from the breakthroughs that women have made in pushing for parity with male artists, to the important contributions made to otherwise male-dominated artistic movements, and the forgotten and obscured artists who are now being rediscovered and reassessed.

Accessible, concise and richly illustrated, the book reveals the connections between different periods, artists and styles, giving readers a thorough understanding and broad enjoyment of the full achievements that female artists have made.

Written by historian and artist Susie Hodge. Check out her other popular book, The Short Story of Art, for further reading.

Paperback, 224 pages with 150 illustrations.