Woman of the week:

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin

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Dorothy Hodgkin


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Woman of the week:

Ricarda Schwerin

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Woman of the week:

Jackie Kennedy

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Jackie Kennedy


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Woman of the week:

Judith Leyster

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Judith Leyster


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Woman of the week:

Renate Zeiss

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Woman of the week:

Anne Stuart

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Anne Stuart


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Woman of the week:

Margarete Trappe

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Woman of the week:

Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

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Ginette Neveu Violine


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Woman of the week:

Kate Steinitz

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Born 2. August 1889 in Beuthen, Upper Silesia (now Bytom, Poland)
Died 7. April 1975 in Los Angeles, California

German-American painter, photographer and expert on Leonardo da Vinci


When Kate Steinitz moved with her family in 1917 to the north German provincial capital Hanover (called by Theodor Lessing the “palest of all cities”), she looked around for artistic bright spots. Within a few years she had succeeded in turning the city into a mecca of the world-wide avant-garde, thus giving it an international place in modern art. The guestbook of the Steinitz family provides vivid evidence of this. Kate (at first called Käte or Käthe) Traumann was born on August 2, 1889 in Beuthen in Upper Silesia (today Bytom, Poland). In Berlin, where the family had resettled, she …

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Woman of the week:

Corazón Aquino

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Corazón Aquino


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Hedwig Dohm