Traditionally, leading girls artists had been excluded from the mainstream Artwork canon. Aligned with the resurgence of feminism in popular culture, Broad Strokes gives an pleasing corrective to that omission. Artwork historian Bridget Quinn delves into the lives and careers of 15 sensible feminine artists in textual content that is good, feisty, instructional, and an relaxing learn. Replete with stunning reproductions of the artists’ works and recent photos of each and every artist by way of popular illustrator Lisa Congdon, that is Artwork historical past from 1600 to the current day for the brand new Artwork lover, reader, and feminist.