A NovelBook - 2000
Artemisia Gentileschi is a significant female artist of the late 1600s who was raped by her artist father's best friend, only to have her name dragged through the mud in a Roman court. The author brings this historical figure to life, capturing the flavor of Baroque Italy as well as the emotional life of this fascinating woman.
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 2000
Edition: 1st American ed. --
Branch Call Number: FIC Lapie 3558ad 1
Characteristics: xv, 427 p. :,ill. (some col.), maps
From Library Staff
Novel of Artemisia Gentileschi, contemporary of Carravagio