Paintings in Hospitals and National Gallery bring Artemisia Gentileschi masterpiece to GP surgery

 
Paintings in Hospitals has partnered with the National Gallery to bring a rare painting by Artemisia Gentileschi, the most famous female painter of the 17th century, to Pocklington Group Practice in East Yorkshire...
Artemisia Gentileschi is considered one of the most famous and accomplished painters among the followers of Caravaggio. In an era when female artists were not easily accepted, she was the first woman to become a member of the Academy of the Arts of Drawing, the artists’ academy in Florence.