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    17 Painters Who Were Women, Despite Art History Making You Think It Has Always Mostly Been Men

    There have always been women artists, it's just that historically they've gotten less attention.

    1. Sarah Paxton Ball Dodson (1847–1906)

    2. Alma Thomas (1891–1978)

    3. Marie Guillemine Benoist (1768–1826)

    4. Phoebe Anna Traquair (1852–1936)

    5. Mary Cassatt (1844 – 1926)

    6. Rachel Ruysch (1664 – 1750)

    7. Zinaida Serebriakova (1884–1967)

    8. Sophie Gengembre Anderson (1823–1903)

    9. Maria van Oosterwijck (1630–1693)

    10. Louise Abbéma (1853 – 1927)

    11. Marie Laurencin (1883 – 1956)

    12. Madeleine Jeanne Lemaire (1845 – 1928)

    13. Henriette Browne (1829 – 1901)

    14. Evelyn De Morgan (1855 – 1919)

    15. Julia Beck (1853 – 1935)

    16. Florine Stettheimer (1871 – 1944)

    17. Dame Laura Knight (1877 – 1970)