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Thurs. March 16, 2017: Between Storms

Thursday, March 16, 2017
Waning Moon
Venus Retrograde
Sunny and cold

Somehow, Monday’s post vanished. Not quite sure how that happened. So there’s lots of catching up to do. 743 palabras más

Three Notable Women Artists from Bologna

As the progressive city it has long been, Bologna has allowed many women artists to flourish, even in the past when it was extremely rare for a woman to become an accomplished painter or sculptor. 950 palabras más

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Sixteenth-Century Feminist: Lavinia Fontana | A R T L▼R K

On the 24th of August 1552, Italian painter Lavinia Fontana was born in Bologna. She is considered the first ever woman artist to work within the same sphere as her male counterparts, independently and outside a royal court or convent. 28 palabras más

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Sixteenth-Century Feminist: Lavinia Fontana

 On the 24th of August 1552, Italian painter Lavinia Fontana was born in Bologna. She is considered the first ever woman artist to work within the same sphere as her male counterparts, independently and outside a royal court or convent. 808 palabras más

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Mini Biography: Lavinia Fontana

Lavinia Fontana
Birth: August 24th, 1552
Death: Aug. 11th, 1614
Nationality: Italian
Movement: Mannerism

Born in Bologna in northern Italy, Fontana received her art education from her father and became well known for portraiture and devotional work. 188 palabras más

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