Woman with Skull — Hiroshi Hirakawa

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Detail from Ward Shelley’s Matrilineage, A Painting that Charts Women Painters through History

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(See the whole thing).

Did You Speak to Me? — William Merritt Chase

Vocation — Felice Casorati

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Studies on the Proportions of the Female Body — Albrecht Dürer

Hold Still — Hayv Kahraman

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(Artist’s site).

Prehistoric Women — James Tissot