Caroline Campbell: Sofonisba Anguissola, 10 September 2020
Show More A Tale of Two Women Painters: Sofonisba Anguissola and Lavinia Fontana edited by Leticia RuizGómez.
Museo Nacional del Prado, 255 pp., £25, January, 978 84 8480 537 3Show More
Sofonisba’s Lesson: A Renaissance Artist and Her Work by Michael Cole.
Princeton, 312 pp., £50, February, 978 0 691 19832 3Show More
“... are addressed by two recent books: the catalogue of an exhibition held at the Prado, curated by Leticia RuizGómez, and a monograph by the American art historian Michael Cole.Around 1535, a girl was born in the city of Cremona, fifty miles south-east of Milan, to Amilcare Anguissola and his second wife, Bianca ...”