Newly-discovered Artemisia painting sells for record €4.8 million

Newly-discovered Artemisia painting sells for record €4.8 million

A newly discovered canvas by female 17th-century Italian painter Artemisia Gentileschi sold for almost 4.8 million euros on Wednesday, a record for the artist.

Newly discovered work by Italian artist Artemisia Gentileschi up for auction

Newly discovered work by Italian artist Artemisia Gentileschi up for auction

Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian Baroque heroine for our time

Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian Baroque heroine for our time