The Short Story of Women Artists

Chronicle Books

  • $19.99

The Short Story  of Women Artists

A Pocket Guide to Key Breakthroughs, Movements, Works and Themes

  • A new and innovative approach to the fascinating history of women artists, from the 16th century to the present
  • Explores the key artists and their works, but also details the most important themes and movements as well as the milestone historical breakthroughs that women artists have made
  • The book for students, enthusiasts, and gallery-goers to understand the complete story of women artists

The Short Story of Women Artists tells the full history – from the breakthroughs that women have made in pushing for parity with male artists, to the important contributions made to otherwise male-dominated artistic movements, and the forgotten and obscured artists who are now being rediscovered and reassessed.

Accessible, concise and richly illustrated, the book reveals the connections between different periods, artists and styles, giving readers a thorough understanding and broad enjoyment of the full achievements that female artists have made.

224 pages
150 illustrations
Size: 210 x 138 mm
ISBN: 9781786276551