I want to thank everyone who responded to my inquiry on my blog and on Facebook. It is unfortunate there are no monographs on these women. In fairness to those who didn’t get the names to all of them correct, only a handful of these artists were known to me—the rest I found during my research into 19th Century women artists.
The images of the last post from top to bottom. Here are the names of the artists…
Marie Bashkirtseff 1860-1884 Ukrainian/ Russian, studied with Jules Lepage and Tony Robert Fleury
Louise Abbéma 1858-1927 French, studied with Carolus Duran
Eleanor Fortescue-Brickdale 1872 – 1945 English, studied with Herbert Bone at the Royal Academy
Juana Romani 1869-1924 Italian, studied with Jean Jacques Henner and Ferdinand Roybet in Paris
Maria Martinetti 1864-1921 Italian, studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Rome with Gustavo Simoni
Marie Aimée Elaine Lucas-Robiquet 1858 – 1959 Normandy, studied with Félix-Joseph Barrias.
Sarah Stilwell Weber 1878-1939 American, studied with Howard Pyle
Anna Bilinska Bohdanowiczowa 1857-1893 Polish, studied with Rodolphe Julian
Marguerite Stuber Pearson 1898-1978 American, studied with Edmund Tarbell