Unknown English Artist. Queen Elizabeth I ("The Coronation Portrait"). c. 1600. Oil on panel. National Portrait Gallery, London.
Gardner, Elizabeth Jane. Finding the Bird's Nest/In the Woods. 1889. Oil on canvas. Private Collection.
Thomas, Alma Woodsey. Iris, Tulips, Jonquils, and Crocuses. 1969. Acrylic on canvas. National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.
Anguissola, Sofonisba. The Chess Game (Portrait of the Artist’s Sisters Playing Chess). 1555. Oil on canvas. National Museum in Poznań.
Here's what I've been reading on the Internet this week: -The inspiring activist and Parkland shooting survivor Emma González, wrote a powerful op-ed for Teen Vogue: Why This Generation Needs Gun Control. -HelloGiggles shares 15 of the Most Powerful Signs From the March For Our Lives Rallies. -If you need a period drama fix, be... Continue Reading →
Sherald, Amy. Former First Lady, Michelle Obama. 2018. Oil on linen. Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Morisot, Berthe. Young Woman at the Mirror. 1880. Oil on canvas. Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.
Kahlo, Frida. The Two Fridas (Las dos Fridas). 1939. Oil on canvas. Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City.
Here's some of what I've been reading on the Internet this week: -I'm so excited for Women's History month this year! I'd like to read all of these 13 Nonfiction Collections About History-Making Women pleaseandthankyou. (via Bustle) -Smithsonian on Why We Need to Start Building Monuments to Groundbreaking Women. -I love finding forgotten objects left... Continue Reading →