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Renaissance painter breaks gender barriers centuries later

Clip: 12/02/2020 | 7m 7s | Video has closed captioning.

Artemisia Gentileschi, a woman who painted her way to fame in the 1600s was largely forgotten for centuries. But more recently she is getting her full recognition at an exhibition in London's National Gallery. Jeffrey Brown has the story.

Aired: 12/02/20

Rating: NR

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