HEROINES OF ART HISTORY
More inspiring female-focused exhibits to see at Masterpiece London
Laura Knight (1877–1970) at Philip Mould and Company
The first female Royal Academician, Knight painted subjects ranging from sleeping nudes to circus folk.
Winifred Nicholson (1893–1981) at Crane Kalman
An avid traveller, this landscape artist was inspired by trips to Italy and Greece.
Margaret Mellis (1914–2009) at the Redfern Gallery
A member of the St Ives School, and a mentor to Damien Hirst, Mellis embraced painting, collage and sculpture.