sorry for the delay, message posting was not working, I don´t know if the problem was here or at WC.
Hi Katherine: the link to Artemisia´s portrait is:
I had seen the painting in a film about Artemisia. Do you know she was the first female artist of the renaissance to receive a comission for a painting?
Hi Nancy: wow, the Joe Manning´s one is beautiful! I imagine it must be built slowly, layer by layer, what a luminous effect!
OK, back to business: next one is from the same period, also by a disciple Cravaggio´s: