800 years of female portraits, in 173 seconds

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Watch the evolution of women in western art over eight centuries in around three minutes.

Ninety paintings feature in the video, which maker artFido has provided a list of.

Although the video is titled "500 Years of Female Portrait Paintings in 3 minutes", the first portrait featured is actually from the 12th century.

Now we'd like to see a version including portraits from across the world.


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