Rosalba Giovanna Carriera - Pure rococo (1675 - 1757)
This artist was born on October 7, 1675 in Venice. At first, she painted miniature portraits. Later, she specialized in the concept of idealistic images colored with pastel chalk in a typical rococo style.
Carriera became well-known quickly and joined the Academy of San Luca in Rome. She also began to paint in France and Austria and both countries were seduced by her technique.