To celebrate Women’s History Month, Paul LaRocca has decorated room 206 at River Campus with examples of paintings representing art’s tribute to women. Some of the featured works can be seen below. Head to 206 to see them all up close.
Bronzino, Angelo. Bia, The Illegitimate Daughter of Cosimo I de’ Medici. c1545. Oil on panel. Uffizi Gallery, Florence.
Velázquez, Diego. Las Meninas or The Family of Philip IV. 1656/7. Oil on canvas. Museo del Prado, Madrid.
Ingres, Jean Auguste Dominique. La Grande Odalisque. 1814. Oil on canvas. Louvre, Paris.
Cassatt, Mary. Little Girl in a Blue Armchair. 1878. Oil on canvas. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.