Famous women artists, women artists in art history

Famous women artists, past and present
A guide to websites, galleries and museums

Famous Women Artists: A B  C  F  G  H  K  M  N  O  R  S  V


Abbott, Berenice

Berenice Abbott. Artcyclopedia index of art museums.
Berenice Abbott. The Getty Museum
Berenice Abbott. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Berenice Abbott. Masters of Photography
http:Berenice Abbott. Pinterest image gallery.

Anguissola, Sofonisba

Sofonisba Anguissola. Web Gallery of Art
Sofonisba Anguissola Online
Sofonisba Anguissola. The Prado
Sofonisba Anguissola. A self-portrait. Museo Poldi Pezzoli, Milan
Sofonisba Anguissola. Florence Digital Archive
Sofonisba Anguissola, Wikipedia entry.

Anguissola, Lucia

Anguissola Lucia. Art museums displaying works by Lucia Anguissola.
Lucia Anguisso. The Web Gallery of Art


Bell, Vanessa

Bell, Vanessa. Vanessa Bell. Artcyclopedia
Vanessa Bell. Tate Gallery
Vanessa Bell. Courtauld Institute of Art, London

Bonheur, Rosa

Bonheur, Rosa (Marie Rosalie). Rosa Bonheur. Art museums displaying works by Rosa Bonheur.
Rosa Bonheur. Artist profile from The National Museum of Women in the Arts.

Boty, Pauline

Pauline Boty. Wikipedia entry.
Pauline Boty was a founder of the British Pop art movement and the only female painter of the movement.
Pauline Boty. The Tate Gallery

Bourgeois, Louise

Louise Bourgeois. Artcyclopedia
Louise Bourgeois
Wikipedia entry.
Louis Bourgeois.
Louis Bourgeois
Guggenheim Museum
Louise Bourgeois


Calle, Sophie

Sophie Calle. Tate Gallery
Sophie Calle, Wikipedia entry.
Sophie Calle. Whitechapel Gallery. Talking to Strangers

Carr, Emily

Emily Carr. Works by Emily Carr in art museums.

Cassatt, Mary

Mary Cassatt, 19th Century Impressionist painter.
Mary Cassatt. Works by Mary Cassatt in art museums.
Mary Stevenson Cassatt. Thematic Essay, Metropolitan Museum of Art
Mary Cassatt. Olga’s Gallery
Mary Cassatt. National Gallery of Art
Mary Cassatt. Musée d’Orsay:  Girl in the Garden

Catherine of Bologna

Saint Catherine of Bologna


Delaunay, Sonia

Delaunay, Sonia. Sonia Delaunay. Artcyclopedia
Sonia Delaunay. Wikipedia entry.

de Lempicka, Tamara

Tamara de Lempicka. Art museums displaying works by Tamara de Lempicka.
de Lempicka, Tamara Tamara de Lempicka. Wikipedia entry.
Tamara de Lempicka. Wikipedia entry.
Tamara de Lempicka. The Complete Works
Tamara de Lempicka, a dedicated website.
Tamara de Lempicka. Pinacothèque de Paris

Drexler, Rosalyn

Rosalyn Drexler. Wikipedia entry.


Emin, Tracey

Tracey Emin. Saatchi Gallery
The Tracey Emin Studio
Tracey Emin. White Cube Gallery
Tracey Emin. Wikipedia entry.


Fontana, Lavinia

Fontana, Lavinia. Lavinia Fontana. Self-Portrait
Lavinia Fontana. Art museums displaying works by Lavinia Fontana.
Lavinia Fontana. National Museum of Women in the Arts
Lavinia Fontana. Virtual Uffizi

Frankenthaler, Helen

Frankenthaler, Helen. Helen Frankenthaler. Wikipedia entry.

Frink, Elisabeth

Elisabeth Frink’s collection in The Tate
Elisabeth Frink at artnet
Elisabeth Frink. Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Elisabeth Frink Estate
Elisabeth Frink. Portland Gallery
Elisabeth Frink at Caroline Wiseman Gallery, London and New York
Elisabeth Frink at Bohun Gallery


Gentileschi, Artemisia

Works by Artemisia Gentileschi on display in art museums.
The Life and Art of Artemisia Gentileschi, a dedicated website.
Artemisia Gentileschi. Wikipedia
Artemisia Gentileschi. The Royal Collection
Artemisia Gentileschi. The State Museums of Florence Digital Archive
Artemisia Gentileschi. Web Gallery of Art

Goncharova, Natalia

Natalia Goncharov. Artcyclopedia
Natalia Goncharov. Museum of Modern Art, New York
Natalia Goncharova. Wikipedia entry.
Natalia Goncharova. The Athenaeum


Höch, Hannah

Hannah Hoch. Artcyclopedia
Hannah Hoch. Wikipedia entry.

Holzer, Jenny

Jenny Holzer webpage. ah, da ‘web

Horn, Rebecca

Rebecca Horn. Artcyclopedia
Rebecca Horn website.
Rebecca Horn. Wikipedia entry.
Rebecca Horn. Tate Gallery

John, Gwen (Gwendolen Mary John)

Gwen John. Tate Gallery collection
Gwen John. BBC Your Paintings
Gwen John. Wikipedia entry.


Kauffmann, Angelica

Angelica Kauffmann. Art museums. Artcyclopedia
Angelica Kauffmann. Louvre Museum Database
Angelica Kauffmann. Web Gallery of Art
Angelica Kauffmann. National Portrait Gallery, U.K.
Angelica Kauffmann. Wikipedia entry.
Information Angelika Kauffmann in Schwarzenberg

Krasner, Lee

Krasner, Lee. Lee Krasner. Artworks by Lee Krasner in art museums.
Lee Krasner. Wikipedia entry.
Lee Krasner. MOMA
Pollock Krasner House & Study Center

Kruger, Barbara

Barbara Kruger. An online gallery of images, from Artsy.
Kruger, Barbara. Barbara Kruger. Artcyclopedia
Barabara Kruger. MOMA
Barbara Kruger. Wikipedia
Barbara Kruger. Broad Art Foundation
Barbara Kruger. Biography, documentary film. PBS

Lempicka, Tamara de

Tamara de Lempicka. Art museums displaying works by Tamara de Lempicka.
Tamara de Lempicka. Wikipedia entry.
Tamara de Lempicka. The complete works.
Tamara de Lempicka.org
Tamara de Lempicka. The Athenaeum


Maar, Dora

Dora Maar. Artcyclopedia
Dora Maar. Wikipedia entry.


Marisol. MOMA
Marisol. Art Institute of Chicago
Marisol Escobar, Wikipedia entry.

Martin, Agnes

Agnes Martin. Artcyclopedia
Agnes Martin. Dia Art Foundation
Agnes Martin MOMA

Mori, Mariko

Mori, Mariko. Mariko Mori, galleries and museums.
Mariko Mori. Assembly Language
Mariko Mori. The Dream Experience
Mariko Mori interview.

Moffatt, Tracey

Tracey Moffatt. Wikipedia
Tracey Moffatt. Artnet
Tracey MoffattRoslyn Oxley9 Gallery

Morisot, Berthe

Morisot, Berthe. Berthe Morisot. Works by Berthe Morisot in art museums.
Berthe Morisot. Musee d’Orsay, Paris.
Berthe Morisot. Art Institute of Chicago
Berthe Morisot. The WebMuseum
Berthe Morisot. Wikipedia


Neel, Alice

Alice Neel. An Alice Neel homepage.
Alice Neel, works viewable on the internet.


O’Keeffe, Georgia

Georgia O’Keeffe. Wikipedia entry.
Georgia O’Keeffe. Artcyclopedia
Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, New Mexico.
Georgia O’Keeffe. Museum of Modern Art, New York


Orlan. Wikipedia entry.
Orlan’s official website.


Rego, Paula

Paula Rego. Tate Gallery
Rego, Paula. Paula Rego. A student site from Thinkquest.
Paula Rego, Wikipedia entry.
Paula Rego Online
Paula Rego and Her Art. Articles, gallery and resources. Saatchi Gallery, London.
Rozanova, Olga. Olga Rozanova. Artcyclopedia


Saville, Jenny

Saville, Jenny. Jenny Saville. Art Guide. Saatchi Gallery Collection, London. Jenny Saville discussion list.
Jenny Saville photographs.

Sherman, Cindy

Cindy Sherman photographs, articles, internet resources.
Cindy Sherman San Francisco Museums of Fine Arts
Cindy Sherman. Works by Cindy Sherman in art museums and galleries.
Cindy Sherman. Masters of Photography

stettheimer, Florine

Florine Stettheimer, Wikipedia entry.
Florine Stettheimer Collection at Columbia University
A Case for the Greatness of Florine Stettheimer. The New York Times
Florine Stettheimer. 21 Artworks, Bio & Shows on Artsy
Florine Stettheimer. Metropolitan Museum of Art

Stölzl, Gunta

Gunta Stölzl
Bauhaus textile designs by Gunta Stolzi, the only female member of the Bauhaus group.
Fabric designs by Gunta Stolzi.


Valadon, Suzanne

Suzanne Valadon, an information page with an image gallery.
Suzanne Valadon, Wikipedia entry.
Suzanne Valadon and Erik Satie. A film on YouTube.

Vigée Le Brun, Marie Louise Elisabeth

Vigee-Lebrun, Elizabeth. Marie Louise Élisabeth Vigée-Lebrun. Wikipedia entry.
Elisabeth Louise Vigee Le Brun. Le Louvre, Paris
Elisabeth Louise Vigee Lebrun, National Gallery, London
Elisabeth Louise Vigee Lebrun. BBC Your Paintings
Marie Louise Elisabeth Vigee-Lebrun Online
Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun. Web Gallery of Art
Elisabeth Vigee Le Brun.The Art History Archive

Villers, Marie-Denise

Marie-Denise Villers. Young Woman Drawing