Catharina van Hemessen - Female Painter
Women Artists: Renaissance and Baroque Painters
On this site: an overview of women painters of the 16th-17th centuries, including a list of many of the female painters of the period.
A Lady with a Rosary
Image of a 1550 portrait probably by Catharina van Hemessen, with some background information.
Portrait of a Lady
Portrait by Catharina van Hemessen includes the subject's small dog, held under her arm. Click image for larger version. From the National Gallery, London.
Portrait of a Man
Image of a 1552 painting by Catharina van Hemessen.
Click on the image for a large, resizable image of the 1548 painting by Flemish painter Caterina van Hemessen.