Be inspired by a little girl’s determination to both help her father and fulfill her dream of painting. Get to know Artemisia Gentileschi, Italian painter and brave artist, who managed to break the barriers of her time and excel in an all male profession. Introduce young readers to the Italian way of life in the 17th century and to some of the great artists who lived and worked during Artemisia’s times. Text in Italian and English, suitable for beginners and intermediate language students. Fully illustrated. Historical notes included.