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Venus of Willendorf

Venus of Willendorf

28000 BCE-25000 BCE
Peplos Kore

Peplos Kore

530 BCE
Portrait of a Young Woman

Portrait of a Young Woman

200

When a woman is making love with a man, a sense of heat in her brain, which brings with it sensual delight, communicates the taste of that delight.

The First Written Description of the Female Orgasm

Hildegard von Bingen1150
Woman with a Winged Bonnet

Woman with a Winged Bonnet

Rogier van der Weyden1440
Portrait of a Lady

Portrait of a Lady

Rogier van der Weyden1460
The Small Cowper Madonna

The Small Cowper Madonna

Raphael Sanzio1505
Flora

Flora

Titian1515
Judith and her Maidservant

Judith and her Maidservant

Artemisia Gentileschi1618-1619
Self-Portrait

Self-Portrait

Judith Leyster1630
Hélène Fourment in a Fur Robe

Hélène Fourment in a Fur Robe

Peter Paul Rubens1636-1638
Self-portrait as the Allegory of Painting

Self-portrait as the Allegory of Painting

Artemisia Gentileschi1638
A Maid Asleep

A Maid Asleep

Johannes Vermeer1656-1657
Lady at the Virginals with a Gentleman

Lady at the Virginals with a Gentleman

Johannes Vermeer1660
Portrait of a Woman with a Black Hood

Portrait of a Woman with a Black Hood

Mary Beale1660
Young Woman with a Pearl Necklace

Young Woman with a Pearl Necklace

Johannes Vermeer1662
Young Woman with a Water Pitcher

Young Woman with a Water Pitcher

Johannes Vermeer1662
Woman with a Lute

Woman with a Lute

Johannes Vermeer1662-1663
Woman Holding a Balance

Woman Holding a Balance

Johannes Vermeer1662-1663
Woman Reading a Letter

Woman Reading a Letter

Johannes Vermeer1663
Girl with a Pearl Earring

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Johannes Vermeer1665
Girl with a Flute

Girl with a Flute

Johannes Vermeer1665
A Lady Writing

A Lady Writing

Johannes Vermeer1665
Girl with the Red Hat

Girl with the Red Hat

Johannes Vermeer1665-1666
Study of a Young Woman

Study of a Young Woman

Johannes Vermeer1665-1667
The Love Letter

The Love Letter

Johannes Vermeer1669-1670
A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals

A Young Woman Seated at the Virginals

Johannes Vermeer1670-1672
A Harlot's Progress Plate 1

A Harlot's Progress Plate 1

William Hogarth1732
Portrait of Pisana Mocenigo

Portrait of Pisana Mocenigo

Rosalba Carriera1739
A Venetian Lady from the House of Barbarigo

A Venetian Lady from the House of Barbarigo

Rosalba Carriera1735-1740
Portrait of Consort Chunhui

Portrait of Consort Chunhui

Giuseppe Castiglione, 郎世寧1760
Portrait of Marie-Joséphine Buron

Portrait of Marie-Joséphine Buron

Jacques-Louis David1769
A Young Woman of Frascati

A Young Woman of Frascati

Jacques-Louis David1775
Self-portrait in a Straw Hat

Self-portrait in a Straw Hat

Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun1782
Madame Elisabeth de France

Madame Elisabeth de France

Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun1782
Marie-Antoinette with the Rose

Marie-Antoinette with the Rose

Élisabeth Vigée Le Brun1783
Portrait of a Young Woman in White

Portrait of a Young Woman in White

Jacques-Louis David1798
God Forgive Her, It Was Her Mother

God Forgive Her, It Was Her Mother

Francisco de Goya y Lucientes1799
The Clothed Maja

The Clothed Maja

Francisco de Goya y Lucientes1800
The Nude Maja

The Nude Maja

Francisco de Goya y Lucientes1800
Dido Building Carthage

Dido Building Carthage

Joseph Mallord William Turner1815
Albaydé

Albaydé

Alexandre Cabanel1848
Kinuta: Beauty Fulling Cloth in the Moonlight

Kinuta: Beauty Fulling Cloth in the Moonlight

Katsushika Ōi1850
Beauty Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Night

Beauty Viewing Cherry Blossoms at Night

Katsushika Ōi1850
The Okazaki Cat Demon

The Okazaki Cat Demon

Utagawa Kuniyoshi1850
Three Women Playing Musical Instruments

Three Women Playing Musical Instruments

Katsushika Ōi1850
Two Women Chatting by the Sea, St Thomas

Two Women Chatting by the Sea, St Thomas

Camille Pissarro1856
Head of a Yound Woman

Head of a Yound Woman

Edgar Degas1867
Reverie

Reverie

Dante Gabriel Rossetti1868
Venus Verticordia

Venus Verticordia

Dante Gabriel Rossetti1863-1868
Odalisque

Odalisque

Pierre-Auguste Renoir1870
Bathers

Bathers

Paul Cézanne1870
The Bower Meadow

The Bower Meadow

Dante Gabriel Rossetti1872
Madame Monet Reading Le Figaro

Madame Monet Reading Le Figaro

Pierre-Auguste Renoir1872
Lady Lilith

Lady Lilith

Dante Gabriel Rossetti1866-1873
Echo

Echo

Alexandre Cabanel1874
Sancta Lilias

Sancta Lilias

Dante Gabriel Rossetti1874
Declaration of the Rights of Women — Page 1

Declaration of the Rights of Women — Page 1

Susan B. Anthony1876
Maud Seated

Maud Seated

James McNeill Whistler1878
Portrait of Pare Watene

Portrait of Pare Watene

Gottfried Lindauer1878
Heeni Hirini and Child

Heeni Hirini and Child

Gottfried Lindauer1878
The Day Dream (Study)

The Day Dream (Study)

Dante Gabriel Rossetti1878
Kuinioroa, daughter of Rangi Kopinga

Kuinioroa, daughter of Rangi Kopinga

Gottfried Lindauer1880
The Golden Stairs

The Golden Stairs

Edward Burne-Jones1876-1880
The Three Graces

The Three Graces

Marie Bracquemond1880
Sorrow

Sorrow

Vincent Van Gogh1882
Proserpine

Proserpine

Dante Gabriel Rossetti1882
La Toilette

La Toilette

Pierre Puvis de Chavannes1883
Ethel Page

Ethel Page

Cecilia Beaux1884
Portrait of Mrs. Paramena

Portrait of Mrs. Paramena

Gottfried Lindauer1885
Andromeda

Andromeda

François Auguste René Rodin1885-1886
Return of Spring

Return of Spring

William-Adolphe Bouguereau1886
The Red Vineyard

The Red Vineyard

Vincent Van Gogh1888
Fisherman's wife sewing

Fisherman's wife sewing

Anna Ancher1890
Night

Night

Ferdinand Hodler1890
Closed Eyes

Closed Eyes

Odilon Redon1890
Woman in front of a Still Life by Cézanne

Woman in front of a Still Life by Cézanne

Paul Gauguin1890
Tangerian Girl

Tangerian Girl

José Tapiro y Baro1891
The Letter

The Letter

Mary Cassatt1890-1891
Self-Portrait, turned slightly to the left

Self-Portrait, turned slightly to the left

Käthe Kollwitz1893
The Sisters

The Sisters

James McNeill Whistler1894
Portrait of Berthe Jacques (Wife of the Artist)

Portrait of Berthe Jacques (Wife of the Artist)

Ferdinand Hodler1894
The Fisher Girl

The Fisher Girl

Winslow Homer1894
Young Christian Girl

Young Christian Girl

Paul Gauguin1894
Hantise (Obsession)

Hantise (Obsession)

Odilon Redon1894
The Siesta

The Siesta

Paul Gauguin1892-1894
Portrait of a Woman

Portrait of a Woman

Henri Rousseau1895
The Day After

The Day After

Edvard Munch1894-1895
Portrait of a Woman

Portrait of a Woman

Henri Rousseau1895
New England Woman

New England Woman

Cecilia Beaux1895
The Dream of the Shepherd

The Dream of the Shepherd

Ferdinand Hodler1896
Portrait of a Young Woman - Vaite Jeanne Goupil

Portrait of a Young Woman - Vaite Jeanne Goupil

Paul Gauguin1896
Figures in a Spring Landscape (Sacred Grove)

Figures in a Spring Landscape (Sacred Grove)

Maurice Denis1897
La Tasse de The

La Tasse de The

Mary Cassatt1897
Reo Tahiti (Vairaumati)

Reo Tahiti (Vairaumati)

Paul Gauguin1897
The Sleeping Gypsy

The Sleeping Gypsy

Henri Rousseau1897
Nevermore (O Taiti)

Nevermore (O Taiti)

Paul Gauguin1897
Portrait of Sonja Knips

Portrait of Sonja Knips

Gustav Klimt1898
Pregnant Woman with Folded Hands

Pregnant Woman with Folded Hands

Käthe Kollwitz1898-1899
Two Tahitian Women

Two Tahitian Women

Paul Gauguin1899
Springtime

Springtime

Maurice Denis1894-1899
Red and White

Red and White

Edvard Munch1899-1900
Mother of Pearl and Silver: The Andalusian

Mother of Pearl and Silver: The Andalusian

James McNeill Whistler1888-1900
Goldfish

Goldfish

Gustav Klimt1901-1902
Portrait of Emilie Flöge

Portrait of Emilie Flöge

Gustav Klimt1902
Portrait of Marie Henneberg

Portrait of Marie Henneberg

Gustav Klimt1901-1902
Working Woman with Blue Shawl

Working Woman with Blue Shawl

Käthe Kollwitz1903
Hope 1

Hope 1

Gustav Klimt1903
Silver Favourites

Silver Favourites

Lawrence Alma-Tadema1903
Pearl Oyster

Pearl Oyster

Mikhail Vrubel1904
Woman Leaning on Her Hands

Woman Leaning on Her Hands

Henri Matisse1905
After the Concert, at the Fireplace

After the Concert, at the Fireplace

Mikhail Vrubel1905
The Three Ages of Woman

The Three Ages of Woman

Gustav Klimt1905
Portrait of Fritza Riedler

Portrait of Fritza Riedler

Gustav Klimt1906
Woman in a Chemise

Woman in a Chemise

André Derain1906
Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I

Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I

Gustav Klimt1907
Water Snakes 1

Water Snakes 1

Gustav Klimt1904-1907
Peasant War print 2: Raped

Peasant War print 2: Raped

Käthe Kollwitz1907-1908
Seated Figure, Right Hand on Ground

Seated Figure, Right Hand on Ground

Henri Matisse1908
Danaë

Danaë

Gustav Klimt1907-1908
Group of Artists

Group of Artists

Marie Laurencin1908
Self Portrait — 1908

Self Portrait — 1908

Marie Laurencin1908
Hope 2

Hope 2

Gustav Klimt1907-1908
Giulia Leonardi

Giulia Leonardi

Ferdinand Hodler1910
Giulia Leonardi

Giulia Leonardi

Ferdinand Hodler1910
Negro Woman at a Fountain

Negro Woman at a Fountain

Anne Goldthwaite1910
New Year's Night — Cafe Versaille

New Year's Night — Cafe Versaille

Anne Goldthwaite1910
Woman with Phlox

Woman with Phlox

Albert Gleizes1910
Three Women

Three Women

Umberto Boccioni1910
Portrait of a Lady

Portrait of a Lady

Gwendolen Mary John1909-1910
Woman with Homunculus

Woman with Homunculus

Egon Schiele1910
Assembly: Female nude Slavic woman's head emerging from a Vase

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

François Auguste René Rodin1900-1910
Tea Time

Tea Time

Jean Metzinger1911
Woman with a Fan - 1912

Woman with a Fan - 1912

Jean Metzinger1912
Plastic Synthesis Of Movements Of A Woman

Plastic Synthesis Of Movements Of A Woman

Luigi Russolo1912
Wally in Red Blouse with Raised Knees

Wally in Red Blouse with Raised Knees

Egon Schiele1913
Mrs Ane Brøndum in the blue room

Mrs Ane Brøndum in the blue room

Anna Ancher1913
The Reader

The Reader

Marie Laurencin1913
Femme debout à la capeline

Femme debout à la capeline

Marie Laurencin1913
Le Bal élégant, La Danse à la campagne.

Le Bal élégant, La Danse à la campagne.

Marie Laurencin1913
The Vision

The Vision

Evelyn De Morgan1914
After the Meeting

After the Meeting

Cecilia Beaux1914
Two Sisters with a Cello

Two Sisters with a Cello

Marie Laurencin1913-1914
La France Croisee

La France Croisee

Romaine Brooks1914
Femmes assises à une fenêtre

Femmes assises à une fenêtre

Albert Gleizes1914
Women Sitting by a Window

Women Sitting by a Window

Jean Metzinger1914
Marie Laurencin, Cecilia de Madrazo and the Dog Coco

Marie Laurencin, Cecilia de Madrazo and the Dog Coco

Marie Laurencin1915
Portrait of Emma Schmidt-Müller

Portrait of Emma Schmidt-Müller

Ferdinand Hodler1915
Portrait of Edith, The Artist's Wife

Portrait of Edith, The Artist's Wife

Egon Schiele1915
Two Spanish Girls

Two Spanish Girls

Marie Laurencin1915
Woman with a Fan

Woman with a Fan

María Blanchard1916
Woman Seated

Woman Seated

María Blanchard1917
The Embrace

The Embrace

Egon Schiele1917
Portrait of Amalie Zuckerlandl

Portrait of Amalie Zuckerlandl

Gustav Klimt1917
Lying Woman

Lying Woman

Egon Schiele1917
Hand of Rodin with a Female Figure

Hand of Rodin with a Female Figure

François Auguste René Rodin1917
Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve

Gustav Klimt1917-1918
The Fan

The Fan

Marie Laurencin1919
Kiki de Montparnasse

Kiki de Montparnasse

Man Ray1920
Two Russian maidens

Two Russian maidens

Natalia Goncharova1920
Sita and Sarita

Sita and Sarita

Cecilia Beaux1921
The Abandoned Doll

The Abandoned Doll

Suzanne Valadon1921
The Three Graces

The Three Graces

Marie Laurencin1921
Mrs. James Blathwaite Drinker and Her Son

Mrs. James Blathwaite Drinker and Her Son

Cecilia Beaux1922
The Blue Room

The Blue Room

Suzanne Valadon1923
Woman, Two Men and Children

Woman, Two Men and Children

Albert Gleizes1924
Women In White Stockings

Women In White Stockings

Suzanne Valadon1924
Ingres's Violin

Ingres's Violin

Man Ray1924
Serpent of Wisdom

Serpent of Wisdom

Nicholas Roerich1924
Black and White

Black and White

Man Ray1926
Seated Woman

Seated Woman

María Blanchard1928
Two Women, Salvadora and Herminia

Two Women, Salvadora and Herminia

Frida Kahlo1928
Woman with Long Hair

Woman with Long Hair

Man Ray1929
The Green Sofa

The Green Sofa

Anne Goldthwaite1930
Young Woman in White

Young Woman in White

Anne Goldthwaite1930
Woman from Brittany

Woman from Brittany

María Blanchard1928-1930
Untitled

Untitled

Hannah Höch1930
Untitled

Untitled

Anne Goldthwaite1930
Indian Dancer: From an Ethnographic Museum

Indian Dancer: From an Ethnographic Museum

Hannah Höch1930
Atelier Composition

Atelier Composition

Man Ray1933
Two Women

Two Women

Amrita Sher-Gil1936
Pisces

Pisces

Man Ray1938
Portrait of Frances Greene Nix

Portrait of Frances Greene Nix

Anne Goldthwaite1935-1940
The Patience

The Patience

Georges Braque1942
Aurelien

Aurelien

Man Ray1944
The Old Maids

The Old Maids

Leonora Carrington1947
Portrait of Lydia Delectorskaya

Portrait of Lydia Delectorskaya

Henri Matisse1947
The Giantess

The Giantess

Leonora Carrington1947

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