Artemesia Gentilieschi, Judith Slaying Holofernes, 1614-20. Oil on canvas.
Answer the following questions in paragraph form:
- After exploring the work of Caravaggio (this week’s Artist of the Week) what similarities can you see here in the work of Artemesia Gentileschi?
- List and describe a minimum of 3 visual elements learned in lecture that are present in this painting.
- Read about this work HERE.
- How does Gentileschi use visual elements to help tell the story of Judith and Holofernes?