Top Ten Most Beautiful Women in Art

Top Ten Most Beautiful Women in Art

  • Posted on: May 23, 2014
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“She walks in Beauty, like the night

Of cloudness climes and starry skies,

And all that’s best of dark and bright

Meet in her aspect and her eyes…”

– Lord Byron

Of goddesses, muses and mistresses, artists derive their fair share of inspiration from Women. Tales of their beauty are captured in imaginative as well as realistic renderings in the history of art.

This week Artsome picks ten of the most exquisite beauties in the art world.

Mona Lisa, Leonardo Da Vinci

Madame Henriot, Renoir.

Girl with the Pearl Earring, Johannes Vermeer.

 

An Elegant Beauty, William Clarke Wontner.

Venus de Milo, made by Alexandros of Antioch. (detail)

Limestone bust of Nefertiti

 

Venus in ‘The Birth of Venus’, Botticelli. (detail)

Venus from ‘The Birth of Venus’, William Adolphe Bouguereau. (detail)

 

Olympia, Edouard Manet. (detail)

La Grande Odalisque, Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres. (detail)