5) Deborah Heller, in both her articles "History, Art, and Fiction in Anna Banti's Artemisia," and "Remembering Artemisia" also discusses the influence of Woolf on Banti's conception of history and the woman artist, especially with regard to A Room of One's Own and To The Lighthouse.
1) Banti's novel consists of a dialogue between two characters: one is the historical figure Artemisia Gentileschi, the Baroque painter, while the other is the "author," a woman caught up in the chaos of the German retreat from Florence in 1944.
Banti's posits the process of painting in Artemisia as a subversive reimagining--paradoxically, through a verbal invocation of the visual image--of familiar modes of subject constitution.
From Mother to Daughter: The Emergence of a Female Genealogy in Anna Band's Artemisia and Alba de Cespedes's Dalla Parte di Lei.
Artemisia had "intensely looked" at Annella, without knowing it-- because she had "no model" for this kind of seeing?
The second painting which is dealt with in detail in the novel is one that Artemisia produced at the height of her career.
Looking is not just part of a reciprocal process of identity construction; the asymmetry of power in the gaze is a central concern of Artemisia.
As Artemisia is painting the portrait of Annella de Rosa, she doesn't immediately recognize the figure coming into being on the canvas: "una figura, senza modello, di memoria: ma quale memoria?
Three phytochemicals have been included into the analysis, which have been described as constituents of Artemisia annua (Dr.
Table 1 Relative abundance of artemisinin, arteanuine B and scopoletin in dichloromethane and methanol extracts of different Artemisia annua specimens as measured by GLC-MS.
Furthermore, we tested the activity of the Artemisia extracts towards HeLa cells (Fig.
In addition to extracts of Artemisia annua and its chemical constituents, we also tested established trypanosomal drugs as positive control.
Artemisitene and 1,8-cineole, both of which have been reported as components of Artemisia annua (http://www.
Cytotoxicity of phytochemicals from Artemisia annua towards the NCI cell line panel
50] values for artemisinin, 1,8-cineole and scopoletin as well as two additional compounds, which are also constituents of Artemisia annua (arteanuine B and artemisitene) have been determined over a dose range of [10.