Women Who Ruled: Queens, Goddesses, Amazons: 1500-1650


Subject:
Notable People: Women , Heads of State , Notable People: Government , General Resources , Royalty , Queens & Rulers

Description:
Female power is explored in this online exhibition of 100 Old Master paintings, prints, book illustrations, drawings, sculpture, and decorative arts objects from the Renaissance and Baroque periods. Visual representations and real stories of women who ruled, including Athena, Aphrodite, Catherine de' Medici, Elizabeth I, Eve, Helen of Troy, and Joan of Arc, are represented in this virtual tour of powerful women. From the University of Michigan Museum of Art.

Creator:
Dixon, Arnette

Publisher:
Regents of the University of Michigan

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.umma.umich.edu/view/ONLINE/women/


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