Women Artists of the West: Five Portraits in Creativity and Courage
Author: Julie Danneberg
Details: 96 pages
Description: Meet five important women from different ethnic, social, and economic backgrounds whose love the West and its people inspired their art: Maria Martinez, Georgia O'Keeffe, Laura Gilpin, Dorothea Lange, Mary-Russell Ferrell Colton. Whether potters, painters, or photographers, these women steadfastly pursued their careers and ofted supported their families at a time when making a career as an artist was unconventional and difficult life choice for a woman.
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