This is part 2 of my earlier post on women in the history of photography. And June 1 we launch, Women in Photography, where you can see the work of more great women artists. Thanks to Dina Kantor, Timothy Briner, Joerg Colberg and others for their suggestions. And Mrs. Deane for a few late additions to the list!

Claude Cahun

Hilda Becher

Madame Yevonde

Maria Austria

Ruth Hallensleben

Eve Arnold

Sandra Eleta

Nan Goldin

Judy Dater

Cindy Sherman

Laurie Simmons

Susan Meiselas

Ruth Orkin

Clarissa T. Sligh

Barbara Kruger

Esther Parada

Betty Hahn

Naomi Savage

Janice Mehlman

Olivia Parker

Maria Cosindas

Bea Nettles

Rosamond Wolf Purcell

Joyce Neimanas

Martina Lopez

Barbara Norfleet

Judith Joy Ross

Barbara Kasten

Sophie Calle

Graciela Iturbide

Donna Ferrato

Penelope Umbrico

Carrie Mae Weems

Nancy Burson

Joyce Tennyson

Annie Leibovitz

Mary Ellen Mark

Ellen Von Unwerth

Marilyn Nance

Sarah Charlesworth

Candida Hofer

Lynne Cohen

Gillian Wearing

Sharon Lockhart

Rene Cox

Rineke Dijkstra

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