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A Foolish Virgin in Half-Figure, Martin Schongauer

A Foolish Virgin in Half-Figure

Martin Schongauer, 1491
A Harlot's Progress Plate 1, William Hogarth

A Harlot's Progress Plate 1

William Hogarth, 1732
A Lady of Constantinople, Osman Hamdi Bey

A Lady of Constantinople

Osman Hamdi Bey, 1881
A Lady Writing, Johannes Vermeer

A Lady Writing

Johannes Vermeer, 1665
A Maid Asleep, Johannes Vermeer

A Maid Asleep

Johannes Vermeer, 1656-1657
A Student, Durdy Bayramov

A Student

Durdy Bayramov, c. 1970
A Venetian Lady from the House of Barbarigo, Rosalba Carriera

A Venetian Lady from the House of Barbarigo

Rosalba Carriera, 1735-1740
A Woman (Marilyn), Willem de Kooning

A Woman (Marilyn)

Willem de Kooning, 1965
A Woman Writing a Letter with her Maidservant, Johannes Vermeer

A Woman Writing a Letter with her Maidservant

Johannes Vermeer, 1670-1671
A Young Woman of Frascati, Jacques-Louis David

A Young Woman of Frascati

Jacques-Louis David, 1775
A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals, Johannes Vermeer

A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals

Johannes Vermeer, 1670-1672
After the Concert, at the Fireplace, Mikhail Vrubel

After the Concert, at the Fireplace

Mikhail Vrubel, 1905
After the Meeting, Cecilia Beaux

After the Meeting

Cecilia Beaux, 1914
Al Jeeran fi Salam (Neighbors in Peace), Tahia Halim

Al Jeeran fi Salam (Neighbors in Peace)

Tahia Halim, 1958
Albaydé, Alexandre Cabanel


Alexandre Cabanel, 1848
American Gothic, Gordon Parks

American Gothic

Gordon Parks, 1942
Assembly: Female nude Slavic woman's head emerging from a Vase, François Auguste René Rodin

Assembly: Female nude Slavic woman's head emerging from a Vase

François Auguste René Rodin, 1900-1910
At the Milliner's, Edgar Degas

At the Milliner's

Edgar Degas, 1881
At the Yurt, Aisha Galimbaeva

At the Yurt

Aisha Galimbaeva, 1990
Atelier Composition, Man Ray

Atelier Composition

Man Ray, 1933
Aurelien, Man Ray


Man Ray, 1944
Bashful, Chakrabhand Posayakrit


Chakrabhand Posayakrit, 1998
Bathing Woman, Seen from the Back, Pierre Bonnard

Bathing Woman, Seen from the Back

Pierre Bonnard, 1919
Beauty Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Night, Katsushika Ōi

Beauty Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Night

Katsushika Ōi, 1850
Bedouins Weaving, Faeq Hassan

Bedouins Weaving

Faeq Hassan, 1961
Bianca degli Utili Maselli, Lavinia Fontana

Bianca degli Utili Maselli

Lavinia Fontana, 1615
Black and White, Man Ray

Black and White

Man Ray, 1926
Breton Woman (Version II), Olga Boznańska

Breton Woman (Version II)

Olga Boznańska, 1890
Bronze Etruscan Woman, The Etruscans

Bronze Etruscan Woman

600 BCE
Caroling, Anita Magsaysay-Ho


Anita Magsaysay-Ho, 1967
Christina, Amedeo Modigliani


Amedeo Modigliani, c. 1916
Closed Eyes, Odilon Redon

Closed Eyes

Odilon Redon, 1890
Coffee drinker, Ivana Kobilca

Coffee drinker

Ivana Kobilca, 1888
Composition with Figures, Liubov Popova

Composition with Figures

Liubov Popova, 1913
Composition: Horse and Figures, Arshile Gorky

Composition: Horse and Figures

Arshile Gorky, 1928
Crowning Glory, Chakrabhand Posayakrit

Crowning Glory

Chakrabhand Posayakrit, 1991
Crowning Touch, Chakrabhand Posayakrit

Crowning Touch

Chakrabhand Posayakrit, 2003
Cycladic Figure, Aegean Civilizations

Cycladic Figure

2800 BCE
Daughter Miyuki, Uemura Shōen

Daughter Miyuki

Uemura Shōen, 1914
Denise at Her Dressing Table, Mary Cassatt

Denise at Her Dressing Table

Mary Cassatt, 1908-1909
Dido Building Carthage, Joseph Mallord William Turner

Dido Building Carthage

Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1815
Embroidery; The Artist's Mother, Georges Seurat

Embroidery; The Artist's Mother

Georges Seurat, 1882-1883
Ethel Page, Cecilia Beaux

Ethel Page

Cecilia Beaux, 1884
Etruscan Woman, The Etruscans

Etruscan Woman

300 BCE
Face of a Nubian Girl, Tahia Halim

Face of a Nubian Girl

Tahia Halim, 1975
Falling Star, Romare Bearden

Falling Star

Romare Bearden, 1979
Female Figure, Piet Mondrian

Female Figure

Piet Mondrian, 1911-1912
Femme debout à la capeline, Marie Laurencin

Femme debout à la capeline

Marie Laurencin, 1913
Femmes assises à une fenêtre, Albert Gleizes

Femmes assises à une fenêtre

Albert Gleizes, 1914
Figures in a Spring Landscape (Sacred Grove), Maurice Denis

Figures in a Spring Landscape (Sacred Grove)

Maurice Denis, 1897
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Dancers, People


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