Women and Culture: Credits

All images obtained from Bridgeman Images or The Art Museum Image Consortium unless otherwise noted. Educational uses permitted.

Women and Culture Introductory Page

  • Photographer unknown. Portrait of Woman Looking into Mirror, ca. 1870. George Eastman House, Rochester, NY.

Fall Semester

Hymn to Demeter

  • Syleus Painter (Greek). Red Figure Footed Dinos, about 470 B.C. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Greek Coin Showing Persephone (Kore), 310/307 B.C. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Sculptor unknown (Greek). Votive Relief to Demeter and Kore, end of the 5th century B.C. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Creator unknown (Greek). Persephone (?) wearing kalathos and holding a pomegranate, 6th century B.C. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
  • Lysippades Painter. Hydria: Herakles and Cerberus with Hermes, Athena and Persephone, ca. 520 B.C. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
  • Creator Unknown. Votive Group: Athena, Demeter, and Persephone, date unknown. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.

The Oresteia

  • Aristodamos of Argos. Shield Strap Fragment, early 6th century B.C. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Creator Unknown. Head of Athena, late 3rd - 2nd century B.C. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY.
  • Onesimos. Red figure Kylix, 440-435 B.C. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Creator Unknown. Cassandra kneeling before an image of Athena, ca. 300 B.C. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
  • Creator Unknown. Cassandra clasping the image of Athena, 4th century B.C. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
  • Creator Unknown. Apollo with bow standing beside a tripod, 460-450 B.C. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
  • Creator Unknown. Relief fragment, 540-530 B.C. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Creator Unknown. Openwork relief applique of a bearded male, 550-525 B.C. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Attributed to the Apulian Eumenides Painter. Orestes as suppliant at the shrine of Apollo in Delphi, early 4th century B.C. The Louvre, Paris.

Metamorphoses

  • Creator and Date Unknown. Nymph. Glyptothek Ny Carlsberg, Copenhagen. From The University Prints, Series A: Greek and Roman, Boston, 1931.
  • Creator and Date Unknown. Augustus. Louvre, Paris. From The University Prints, Series A: Greek and Roman, Boston, 1931.
  • Creator and Date Unknown. Bacchic Procession. Museum, Naples. From The University Prints, Series A: Greek and Roman, Boston, 1931.
  • Makron. Red-Figured Kylix, exterior: Dancing Maenads, 5th century B.C. State Museum, Berlin. From The University Prints, Series A: Greek and Roman, Boston, 1931.

The Canterbury Tales

  • Alpais, G. Plaque from a Chasse showing the Crucifixion and the Martyrdom of Saint Thomas Becket near the Altar at Canterbury Cathedral. ca. 1220-25. Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH.
  • Chaucer reading his poems to the Court of Richard II of England. ca. 15th century. Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, UK.
  • Portrait of Geoffrey Chaucer. ca. 1590. Philip Mould Historical Portraits, London, UK.
  • The Prioress. Detail from the Canterbury Tales. Private Collection.

Marie de France

  • King Arthur. South Netherlandish. ca. 1400-1410. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, NY.
  • The Legend of Tristan. 15th century. Musee Conde, Chantilly, France.
  • Mirror Case: Tristan and Isolde Playing Chess. ca. 1325-50. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH.
  • Paris, Matthew. Four Kings of England. 1250-59, British Library, London, UK.
  • Reliquary Casket with Champleve Enamels of Sharp Colors. Early 12th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH.
  • Tristan and Iseult leave Ireland; Tristan drinks the potion; the bodies of Tristan and Iseult are brought home to Ireland. 15th century. Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France.
  • Tristan and Iseult meet along a road. Early 15th century. Musee Conde, Chantilly, France.
  • Tristan and Isolde drink the love potion. Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France.

Fairy Tales

  • Baudet, Etienne. Landscape With Castle And People Working In Foreground. 17th - 18th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
  • Bellange, Jacques. The Virgin with a Spindle. ca. 1595-1616. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Brun, Louis-Auguste. Studies of a Dog. 18th - 19th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
  • Cipper, Giacomo Francesco. The Spinner. 18th century. Galleria dell'Accademia, Venice, Italy.
  • John, Clerk of Eldin. Borthwick Castle from East. 18th - 19th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
  • Figures in a Rose Garden. South Netherlandish. 1450-1455. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, USA.
  • Gathering Roses. 14th century. Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna, Austria. 
  • de Lyon, Corneille. Portrait of a Woman. ca. 1540. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH.
  • Portrait of Charles Perrault. 17th century. Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France.
  • Rene of Anjou. Lady in a covered cart drawn by two horses. c.1470-80. Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge, UK.
  • Rheam, Henry Meynell. The Fairy Wood. 19th century. Roy Miles Fine Paintings.
  • Saftleven, Cornelis. Mountainous landscape with a castle. 17th century. Rafael Valls Gallery, London, UK
  • Smith, J. R. George, Prince of Wales. 1792. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Stage Coach. 19th century. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Vaillant, Wallerant. Prince Rupert von der Pfalz, [after a print of his (presumed) self-portrait]. 17th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
  • Vischer, Cornelis. The Large Cat. 17th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.
  • Basile, Giambattista. The Pentamerone of Giambattista Basile. NY: E.P. Dutton and Co., 1932.

Tale of Genji

  • Bodhisattva of Compassion with Magic Jewel and Wheel. Japan, Heian period. 12th century. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass.
  • Buddhist Tabernacle. Japan, Heian period. Late 12th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • The Emperor's Attendance at the Horse Race (Episode from Eiga monogatari). Japan, Kamakura period. ca. 1200. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Hell Scroll (Jigo zoshi). Japan, Heian period. 12th century. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass., USA.
  • Iconographical Sketch (Zuzo). Japan, Heian period. 12th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Kunisada. The Plum Orchard: From the series, 'A Modern Prince Genji'. 1853. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, California, USA.
  • Kuniyoshi. Water: the Drifting Boat--Genji and Two Companions Watching Ducks in Snowy River. ca. 1850. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, California, USA
  • Nikko, the Sun Bodhisattva. Japan, Heian period. ca. 800. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Tsunenobu, Fujiwara. Scenes from The Tale of Genji. Edo Period, 1677. Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, Mass., USA.
  • Votive Plaque (Kakebotoke) with Kannon Image. Japan, Heian period. 12th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • McCullough, Helen Craig, tr. Tales of Ise; lyrical episodes from tenth-century Japan. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1968.
  • Shonagon, Sei. The Pillow-Book of Sei Shonagon. Tr. Arthur Waley. London: George Allen and Unwin, 1928.

Sor Juana de la Cruz

  • Amato, Francesco. St. Jerome in the Desert. 17th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA.
  • America, map of the West Coast and Mexico. 1816. Regency Terrestrial Globes. Partridge Fine Arts, London, UK.
  • de Bartolommeo, Martino. St. Paul the Apostle. 15th century. York City Art Gallery, North Yorkshire, UK.
  • Cabrera, Miguel, attrib. to. Virgin of Guadelupe. ca. 1740. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
  • Canuti, Domenico Maria. Study of the Head of a Nun. 1672/1675. The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
  • Cerezo, Mateo. St. Augustine. 1663. Prado, Madrid, Spain.
  • El Greco. St. Jerome. ca. 1590-1600. The Frick Collection, New York, New York, USA.
  • de Islas, Andreas. Sister Juana Ines de la Cruz. 1772. Museo de America, Madrid, Spain.
  • de la Miseria, Juan. St. Theresa of Avila. 1570. Convent of Saint Teresa, Avila, Spain.

Oroonoko

  • Mrs Aphra Behn. From the frontispiece of Aphra Behn: The Incomparable Astrea. By Vita Sackville-West. Publ. 1928.
  • della Bella, Stefano. Black Slave Holding A Horse By The Bridle, from the series Plusieurs têtes coifées à la persienne. 1650. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.
  • Pub. by Blaeu, 1650. Africa. From the atlas "Tonneel Des Aer Drycx". Royal Geographical Society, London, UK.
  • Pub. by Blaeu, 1650. Caribbean and Central America. From the atlas "Tonneel Des Aer Drycx", Vol II. Royal Geographical Society, London, UK.
  • Engraved by William Blake after John Gabriel Stedman. Group of Negroes, as imported to be sold for Slaves, 1793. Plate 23 from 'Narrative of a Five Years' Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam'. Private Collection.
  • Attrib. to Guérin, Jean-Urbain. Nude Slave. 18th - 19th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.
  • The Kneeling Slave - 'Am I not a Man and a Brother'. 18th century. Wilberforce House, Hull City Museums and Art Galleries, UK.
  • Luba Luba (Africa; Democratic Republic of Congo). Mask. 19th century. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
  • Maratta, Carlo. Study for an Allegorical Figure of Africa. ca. 1674 - 1677. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, USA.
  • engraved by Catherine Prestell, after Richard Westall. A View taken near Bain, on the coast of Guinea in Affrica. Published by J. Phillips, London, 1789. Private Collection.
  • Scepter. 20th century. Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, USA.
  • Tacca, Pietro. Slave. 17th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, California.
  • Two slave collars. c.1790. Private Collection.
  • Yombe Yombe (Africa; Democratic Republic of Congo). Maternity Figure. 19th century. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
  • Holy Bible. KJV. Public Domain.
  • Jobson, Richard. The Golden Trade; or, A discovery of the river Gambra, and the golden trade of the Aethiopians. Teignmouth, Devonshire: E.E. Speight and R. H. Walpole, 1904.
  • Sackville-West, Victoria (Vita). Aphra Behn: The Incomparable Astrea. NY: Viking Press, 1928.

The Memoirs of Lady Hyegyong

  • Storage Jar with Dragon and Clouds Design. 18th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Set of Painted Panels. 19th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Portrait of an Official. 18th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Seven Jeweled Peaks (Ch'ilbosan). Late 18th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Bride's Robe. 18th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Bamboo in Moonlight. 15th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
  • Photograph: The Hyangwon Pavilion, Kyongbok Palace, Seoul, Korea.
  • Photograph: View of the palace and the garden, Toksu Palace, Seoul, Korea.

 

Spring Semester

Paradise Lost

  • Holy Bible. KJV. Public Domain
  • Voltaire. "Milton." An Essay Upon the Civil Wars of France.... 1727.
  • Samuel Johnson. "Milton." The Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets. 1783.

La Princesse de Cleves

  • Abraham Bosse. The Forces of France. 17th century. Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco.
  • School of Fontainebleau. The Triumph of Chastity. 16th century. Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco.
  • Nicolo della Casa. Henri II, King of France, at the age of 28. 16th century. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH.
  • after Etienne Delaune. Armor for Henri II of France. ca. 1555. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY.
  • Artist unknown. Muff. ca. 1680-1690. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
  • Artist unknown. Women Hunting the Fox. ca. 1650-1660. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Antoine Caron. The Education of the Young King. 1611-1627. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN.
  • French School. Catherine de Medici. 16th century. State Collection, France.
  • French School. Diane de Poitiers. 16th century. State Collection, France.
  • Etienne Desrochers. Medallion portrait of Madame de La Fayette, French novelist. Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France.

Eliza Haywood

  • Volaire, Pierre-Jacques. Three-quarter portrait of a young woman. 18th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
  • Vernet, Claude Joseph. Seated woman in thought. 18th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
  • Hogarth, William. Before. 1730-31. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Hogarth, William. After. 1730-31. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • de Valk, Hendrik. Amorous Old Man with a Young Girl. 17th century. J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, CA.
  • Boucher, Francois. Hercules and Omphale. 18th century. Pushkin Museum, Moscow, Russia.
  • Rowlandson, Thomas. The Angry Husband. 18th century. The Makins Collection.
  • Kauffmann, Angelica. Portrait of Louisa Hammond. 18th century. Fitzwilliam Museum, University of Cambridge, UK.
  • Manley, Delarivier. New Atalantis (excerpts). 1709.
  • Hearne, Mary. The Lover's Week (excerpts). 1718.
  • Whicher, George F. The Life and Romances of Mrs. Eliza Haywood. 1915.

Mary Wollstonecraft

  • W. T. Annis. Portrait of Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin. 1802. Private Collection.
  • James Northcote. William Godwin. 1802. National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
  • Oliver Herford. "Note the fish-like expression." 1913. Library of Congress, Washington, DC
  • Artist unknown. Three weeks before and three weeks after marriage. 18th century. Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Allan Ramsay. Jean Jacques Rousseau. 1766. Chateau de Coppet, Paris, France
  • Georg Friedrich Meyer. Jean-Jacques Rousseau. 18th century. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
  • Jean Guillaume Moitte. Model for a Monument to Jean-Jacques Rousseau. 18th century. Musee Carnavalet, Paris, France

Wuthering Heights

  • Josef Wenglein. Moor with Hunters and Dogs. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
  • John Martin. The Valley of the Tyne, My Native Country, from near Henshaw, 1842. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH.
  • Simeon Solomon. Seated Angel, 1883. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis, MN.
  • Ignace-Henri-Jean-Théodore Fantin-Latour. Manfred et Astarte (Rob. Schumann, Manfred, no. 11), 1879. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
  • John Robert Cozens. Landscape Composition with Italian and English Elements, ca. 1790-92. The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH.

Emily Dickinson

  • David Butterfield. New England Houses. 1870s. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, CA.
  • Burleigh Lith. Establishment. Amherst, Mass. 1886. Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
  • Aaron Copland. Twelve poems of Emily Dickinson. 20th century. Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
  • Detroit Publishing Company. Library, Mt. Holyoke College. ca. 1900. Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
  • Detroit Publishing Company. Leaving Chapel, Mt. Holyoke College. ca. 1900. Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
  • Artist unknown. New England Hillside. 1830s. Boston Museum of Fine Arts, MA.

Sigmund Freud

  • Jersey City Printing Company. Hypnotism. 1890s. University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, IA. Retrieved from the American Memory Exhibit at the Library of Congress.
  • Prescription written by Sigmund Freud. 1919. Library of Congress, Washington, DC
  • Anonymous. A Young Girl's Diary. ca. 1915. Project Gutenberg e-text, 1996.

Modernism

  • Picasso, Pablo. The Small Table. 1919. National Gallery of Canada.
  • Coburn, Alvin L. Vortograph of Ezra Pound. 1917. George Eastman House, Rochester, NY.
  • Ray, Man. Five Figures. 1914. Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, NY.
  • Braque, Georges. Still Life (Newspaper and Lemon). 1913. Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY.
  • Gris, Juan. Portrait of Pablo Picasso. 1912. The Art Institute of Chicago, IL.
  • 'Your Country Needs You'. ca. 1915. Imperial War Museum, London, UK.
  • Nevinson, Christopher. French Troops Resting. 1916. Imperial War Museum, London, UK.
  • Unknown photographer. American writer Gertrude Stein works at her desk in Paris. 1938. Associated Press Photo Archive.
  • Unknown photographer. British author Virginia Woolf. Date unknown. Associated Press Photo Archive.
  • Unknown photographer. T. S. Eliot, poet, enroute to Stockholm. 1948. Associated Press Photo Archive.
  • Pound, Ezra. Postcript to Remy de Gourmont's The Natural Philosophy of Love. 1921.
  • Pound, Ezra. Canto I.
  • Eliot, T. S. Tradition and the Individual Talent. 1920.
  • Eliot, T. S. "Hysteria." 1917.
  • Jung, C. G. Aion: Researches into the Phenomenology of the Self. 1951.
  • Woolf, Virginia. A Room of One's Own. 1929.
  • Stein, Gertrude. Everybody's Autobiography. 1937.

Gertrude Stein

  • Coburn, Alvin L. Gertrude Stein. 1913. George Eastman House, Rochester, NY, USA.
  • Picasso, Pablo. Gertrude Stein. 1906. Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, NY, USA.
  • Davidson, Jo. Gertrude Stein. 1920. Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, NY, USA.
  • Van Vechten, Carl. Portrait of Gertrude Stein. 1934. Library of Congress, Washington, DC, USA. Retrieved from the American Memory Exhibit at the Library of Congress.
  • Van Vechten, Carl. Portrait of Gertrude Stein. 1935. Library of Congress, Washington, DC, USA. Retrieved from the American Memory Exhibit at the Library of Congress.
  • Van Vechten, Carl. Portrait of Alice B. Toklas. 1949. Library of Congress, Washington, DC, USA. Retrieved from the American Memory Exhibit at the Library of Congress.
  • Haas, Richard. Gertrude Stein in her Living Room. 20th century. Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA.
  • Jolas, E. Testimony Against Gertrude Stein. Transition, 1935.
  • McAlmon, Robert. Being Geniuses Together, 1920-1930.
  • Stein, Gertrude. "He and They, Hemingway." 1923.
  • Stein, Gertrude. Identity A Poem. 1936.
  • Stein, Gertrude. Everybody's Autobiography. 1937.
  • Toklas, Alice B. What is Remembered. 1963.

Virginia Woolf

  • Nevinson, Christopher R. W. Among London Searchlights. 1940s. Christie's Images, London, UK
  • Nevinson, Christopher R. W. The Strafing. ca. WWI. Christie's Images, London, UK
  • Wright, George Hand. Dinner Party. 1900-1934. Library of Congress, Washington, DC, USA.

When Rainclouds Gather

  • Photographer unknown. Bessie Head. 20th century. The Sunday Times, South Africa.
  • Photographer unknown. Undesirable Camp, South Africa. 20th century. Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London, UK.