Self Portrait as Saint Catherine of Alexandria

Oil on canvas | 71.4 x 69cm | c. 1615-17

Artemisia Gentileschi

Artemisia Gentileschi, the most celebrated female artist of the seventeenth century, appears in the guise of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, a Christian saint martyred in the early fourth century. She leans on a broken wheel studded with iron spikes, ...
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