The Surprising Career of Lavinia Fontana: Painter of Popes, Nudes, and Noblewomen

There weren’t very many women able to become successful artists in Renaissance Europe. However, there were probably more than most people think, and we try here at DailyArt Magazine to write about them as often as we can. But there still weren’t many. Lavinia Fontana (1552-1614) was definitely one of those rare few. In fact, … Continue reading The Surprising Career of Lavinia Fontana: Painter of Popes, Nudes, and Noblewomen