30 Nov-8 May. Major exhibition dedicated to the Italian Baroque painter Artemisia Gentileschi (1593 – c.1656), today considered one of the most accomplished painters in the generation following that of Caravaggio.
The exhibition spans from 1610 to 1652, examining Gentileschi’s career in Florence, Rome, Venice and finally Naples where she worked until her death.
There are approximately 90 works on loan from around the world, with highlights including Judith slaying Holofernes; Esther and Ahasuerus; and Self portrait as lute player.
- Museo di Roma a Palazzo Braschi, Piazza di S. Pantaleo 10, tel. 060608.