500 Years of Female Portrait Paintings in 3 minutes

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A mesmerizing 3-minute journey through 500 years of female portraits. Even if you’re no art expert, you will still appreciate the beauty of these masterpieces and get blown away by the evolution of art over the years. How many of the 90 paintings did you recognize?

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Bach’s Suite No. 1, BWV 1007 In G Major- Sarabande

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Title Artist Date
Archangel
(Angel of the Golden Locks)
Novgorod School, Russia 2nd half of the 12th c.
La Scapigliata
(The Lady of the Dishevelled Hair)
Leonardo da Vinci
(1452-1519)
1508
The Madonna of the Carnation Leonardo da Vinci
(1452-1519)
1478-80
Mona Lisa
(La Gioconda)
Leonardo da Vinci
(1452-1519)
1503-05
Lady with a Unicorn Raphael
(1483-1520)
c.1505
The Birth of Venus Sandro Botticelli
(1444-1510)
1485
Portrait of a Young Woman Titian (Tiziano Vecellio)
(c.1490-1576)
1536
Portrait of a Lady as St Lucy Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio
(1467-1516)
1500
Sacred Conversation Giovanni Bellini
(1430-1516)
1490
Profane Love
(Vanity)
Titian (Tiziano Vecellio)
(c.1490-1576)
1514-1515
Judith with the Head of Holofernes Titian (Tiziano Vecellio)
(c.1490-1576)
c.1515
Mary Magdalene Pietro Perugino
(1448-1523)
1500
Portrait of Ginevra de’ Benci Leonardo da Vinci
(1452-1519)
1476
Lady with an Ermine
Portrait of Cecilia Gallerani
Leonardo da Vinci
(1452-1519)
1483 – 1490
Virgin Annunciate
Maria der Verkündigung
Antonello da Messina
(c.1430-1479)
1476
La Donna Velata
(Woman with a Veil)
Raphael
(1483-1520)
c.1514
Portrait of a Young Venetian Woman or Red-haired Woman from Venice Albrecht Dürer
(1471-1528)
1505
Portrait of a Woman Lucas Cranach the Elder
(1472-1553)
1526
Porträt der Maria Maddalena Portinari Hans Memling
(1430/40-1494)
1470
Lais of Corinth Hans Holbein the Younger
(1497-1543)
1526
Portrait of Elsbeth Tucher Albrecht Dürer
(1471-1528)
1499
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire Sir Joshua Reynolds
(1723-1792)
1775-76
Jane, Countess of Harrington Sir Joshua Reynolds
(1723-1792)
1778
Mrs. John Hale Sir Joshua Reynolds
(1723-1792)
1762-64
Mrs. Abington Sir Joshua Reynolds
(1723-1792)
1764-1773
Charlotte-Aglaé d’Orléans
Duchesse de Modène
Pierre Gobert
(1622-1744)
1744
Portrait of Suzanna Huygens Caspar Netscher
(1639-1684)
1667-69
The Marquise de Seignelay and Two of her Children Pierre Mignard
(1612-1695)
1691
Madame Victoire de France Jean-Marc Nattier
(1685-1766)
1748
Portrait of an Unknown Woman in a Blue Dress with Yellow Trimmings Fyodor Rokotov
(1735-1808)
1760s
Le Chapeau de Paille
(The Straw Hat)
Peter Paul Rubens
(1577-1640)
c. 1626
Self-Portrait in a Straw Hat Élisabeth Louise Vigée-Le Brun
(1755-1842)
1782
Portrait of Lady-in-Waiting to the Infanta Isabella Peter Paul Rubens
(1577-1640)
Mid-1620s
Lady with a Flower in her Hair El Greco
(1541-1614)
c1590-1600
Madame Barbe de Rimsky-Korsakov Franz Xaver Winterhalter
(1805-1873)
1864
Young Housewife Alexei Vasilievich Tyranov
(1808-1859)
1840s
Portrait of M. I. Lopukhina Vladimir Lukich Borovikovsky
(1757-1825)
1797
Portrait of V. S. Putyatina Alexey Gavrilovich Venetsianov
(1780-1847)
1815-1816
Madame Pasteur Antoine-Jean Gros
(1771-1835)
1795-96
Amalie von Schintling Joseph Karl Stieler
(1781-1858)
1831
Portrait of M. A. Kikina Orest Adamovich Kiprensky
(1782-1836)
1816
Woman with a Pearl Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
(1796-1875)
c1869
The Reading Edouard Manet
(1832-1883)
1869
Berthe Morisot Edouard Manet
(1832-1883)
1872
Charlotte Dubourg Henri Fantin-Latour
(1836-1904)
1882
Portrait of an Italian Woman Alexei Vasilievich Tyranov
(1808-1859)
1851
Princess Albert de Broglie Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres
(1780-1867)
1851-53
An Elegant Beauty William Clark Wontner
(1857-1930)
 
Souvenir William-Adolphe Bouguereau
(1825-1905)
1895
La Belle Liseuse
(The Beautiful Reader)
Lêon François Comerre
(1850-1916)
 
Modesti William-Adolphe Bouguereau
(1825-1905)
1902
Pavonia Lord Frederick Leighton
(1830-1896)
1858-59
A Portrait of a Young Lady Eugene de Blaas
(1843-1931)
 
Musette Eugene de Blaas
(1843-1931)
1900
An Arab Beauty Lêon François Comerre
(1850-1916)
 
Girl Braiding Her Hair
(Suzanne Valadon)
Pierre Auguste Renoir
(1841-1919)
1885
Portrait of Madame Henriot Pierre Auguste Renoir
(1841-1919)
1877
Two Sisters on the Terrace Pierre Auguste Renoir
(1841-1919)
1881
Portrait of the Actress Jeanne Samary Pierre Auguste Renoir
(1841-1919)
1878
La Chevelure
Young Woman Braiding her Hair
Pierre Auguste Renoir
(1841-1919)
1876
Blonde Nude Pierre Auguste Renoir
(1841-1919)
1882
La Promenade Édouard Manet
(1832-1883)
c. 1880
Portrait of Maggie Wilson Frank Duveneck
(1848-1919)
1898
Woman with a Pearl Necklace in a Loge Mary Cassatt
(1844-1926)
1879
Ideal Head Julian Alden Weir
(1852-1919)
 
Portrait of a Woman Paul Cesar Helleu
(1859-1927)
1909
Ols Maria Anders Zorn
(1860-1920)
1918
The Artist Alphonse Maria Mucha
(1860-1939)
1920
The Matyr of the Solway John Everett Millais
(1829-1896)
1871
Madeleine Bernard Paul Gauguin
(1848-1903)
1888
Woman with a Hat Henri Matisse
(1869-1954)
1905
Madras Rouge Henri Matisse
(1869-1954)
1907
Cocolo Francis Picabia
(1879-1953)
1936-38
Ritratto di Signora di Klimt Gustav Klimt
(1862-1918)
1916-17
La fleur
(serigraph)
Henri Matisse
(1869-1954)
1937
Portrait of Lydia Delectorskaya, the Artist’s Secretary Henri Matisse
(1869-1954)
1947
The Mask Louis Welden Hawkins
(1849-1910)
1905
Les Fleurs du Mal
(Flowers of Evil)
Rene Magritte
(1898-1967)
1946
F. Champenois Alphonse Maria Mucha
(1860-1939)
1897
Cycles Perfecta Alphonse Maria Mucha
(1860-1939)
1902
Raphaelesque Head Exploding Salvador Dali
(1904-1989)
1951
Head Bombarded with Grains of Wheat Salvador Dali
(1904-1989)
1954
Apparition of a Face with a Fruit Dish on a Beach Salvador Dali
(1904-1989)
1938
Woman Torso Kazimir Malevich
(1878-1935)
1928-1932
American Beauty
(The Movie Star)
Knud Merrild
(1894-1954)
1928
Portrait of Lunia Czechowska Amedeo Modigliani
(1884-1920)
1919
Tumblers (Mother and Son) Pablo Picasso
(1881-1973)
1905
Maternity Pablo Picasso
(1881-1973)
1905
Nude Woman In A Red Armchair Pablo Picasso
(1881-1973)
1932
Portrait of Françoise Pablo Picasso
(1881-1973)
1946

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