Women Artists in Classical Antiquity

Featured Image: Woman artist painting statue of Priapus Fresco from the Casa del Chirurgo (VI 1, 7-10-23) in Pompeii. Credit: WolfgangRiege via Wikimedia Commons (X).  Public Domain. Note: Sources for each artist are mainly from individual articles at Wikipedia, and Chapter 40 of Pliny the Elder’s “The Natural History”, translated by John Bostock (X); others as noted. Kora (or Callirhoe) of Sicyon (650 BCE)…