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She could never deny that part of her and ultimately it consumed her. May 28, Dree rated it liked it Shelves: I guess maybe I’m still too young and an angry person, but Open Preview See a Problem? She was completely passive while she was sawing through a man’s neck. When I finished the book and realised that I had just read about what was to become this painting, it felt very satisfying, as the book had come full circle somehow.

La passione di Artemisia

I love love love this book. Vreeland’s writing is nothing special — not particularly artistic or out-of-the-ordinary, just workaday language that gets the job done.

Alexandra LaPierre’s book is much better.

Apr 10, Chris rated it it was amazing Shelves: When she was going up the Thames and noted the bleached world in comparison, I knew exactly what she missed. Looking back on what I had read I decided Artemisia was a very interesting person despite what I thought of her along the way.


Artemisia depicts herself as Judith and her rapist, the painter Agostino Tassi, as Holofernes. La risposta e’ semplice: She cares for a loves her daughter Palmiera deeply, but her work is the most important thing in her life. Vreeland successfully draws for you a physical and emotional portrait of an artist who would be remembered long after her lifetime.

In Rome, she will have to resort to portrait painting, for one thing and then there is how some people greeted her, with that old stigma “whore” I feel like I was a bit harsh in all my previous criticism.

She was the first woman to be accepted by the Academia. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Allora, vi starete chiedendo, perche’ una sola stellina? Personally, Artemisia is my favorite female artist. She becomes the first woman ever accepted into the prestigious Accademia di Arte del Disegno in Florence.

The Passion of Artemisia. The only thing that could improve this book, or at least the cheap Dutch edition I read, is a list of Italian words used and color prints of the paintings I love love love this book. This was all truth, but only Susan Vreeland could write about Artemisia with suc Artemisia Gentileschi was a total badass: She even admits as much to her father.

La passione di Artemisia by Susan Vreeland (1 star ratings)

I liked this for the most part. Refresh and try again. She was completely passive while she was sawing through a man’s neck. Vreeland’s writing makes the city come alive with all its smells and sounds and views. Mar 27, Rebecca rated it it was ok.


Shirley Choy rated it did not like it Dec 15, She was determined Palmira would be a painter despite her having no interest in painting.

Her passion was her painting and in particular, heroines. Renee rated it did not like it Jul 02, View all 3 comments. I am giving this 4 stars – the ending was superbly done.

Quando abitavo a Londra pero’ mi piaceva andare alla National Gallery, sedermi sulle panchine e guardare con attenzione i quadri che piu’ colpivano la mia attenzione, perche’ dipingere in fondo e’ come scrivere, un modo per esprimersi e per lasciare al mondo una parte di se’.

Questo riportano i maggiori volumi d’arte. Quella era la donna che volevo dipingere. Che dire, proprio un bel regalo! Trivia About The Passion of Ar I have a cute little niece with this same name so when I had vrfeland pick a book about a painter it was easy to pull this one up. Carlotta rated it did not like suszn Mar 09, That golden light, that marvelous contrast of Italia’s afternoon.