Where can you find a list of female American painters?


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The website Ask Art has a list of noteworthy American, women artists, including a number of painters. Wikipedia has a more exhaustive list of around 650 painters. Both websites link to biographies and examples of the artists' work from the lists.

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The Ask Art list of artists is in the form of a short article, placing the most notable artists in historical context and briefly discussing why their work is significant. The list includes female sculptors, illustrators and mixed-media artists as well as painters. By contrast, the Wikipedia list does not offer any such context on the page that lists the artists. However, each artist's name links to a page with biographical material. The Wikipedia list is also limited to female artists who paint at least part of the time.

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