Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: The Dinner Party: Heritage Floor: Francisca de Lebrija

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Judy Chicago (American, b. 1939). The Dinner Party (Heritage Floor; detail), 1974–79. Porcelain with rainbow and gold luster, 48 x 48 x 48 ft. (14.6 x 14.6 x 14.6 m). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Foundation, 2002.10. © Judy Chicago. Photograph by Jook Leung Photography

Francisca de Lebrija
Flourished circa 1500, Lebrija, Spain

Francisca de Lebrija (Lebrixa) was the daughter of the renowned humanist scholar and writer Antonio de Lebrija (1444?–1522). Like her father, who was responsible for her education, Francisca taught at the University of Alcalá in Spain.

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