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Sarah Bernhardt

Sarah Bernhardt was one of the most famous actresses of the 19th-century French stage. She had a theatrical career that spanned some 60 years. A career which earned her the name earning the sobriquet “The Divine Sarah”. She was a fabulous self-publicist; probably the first to embrace [...]

Margaret MacDonald Mackintosh

When considering the “Glasgow Style” it is common to cite Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and it is true that his architectural works brighten Glasgow even today, but his wife Margaret MacDonald Mackintosh is one of the “marginalized wives” so common in a world more likely to see a woman [...]

Hannah Höch

Hannah with Til Brugman Hannah Hoch, a fate not unknown to women artists where even if artists themselves are more often acknowledged as mere muses, models and tea-makers, has been overshadowed by her male counterparts and all but forgotten. But Hannah Hoch helped to change the course of art. [...]
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