Throughout history, there have been many British women artists who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great British female artists such as Barbara Hepworth, Dusty Springfield, Cynthia Lennon, PJ Harvey, Rachel Whiteread.
Tracey EminTracey Emin
(Artist, Painter)

03 July 1963

British

Barbara HepworthBarbara Hepworth
(Artist)

10 January 1903

British

Sophie Gengembre AndersonSophie Gengembre Anderson
(Painter)

1823 AD

British

Dusty SpringfieldDusty Springfield
(Singer, Artist, Cleric)

16 April 1939

British

Cynthia LennonCynthia Lennon
(Film maker)

10 September 1939

British

PJ HarveyPJ Harvey
(Singer-songwriter, Composer, Artist, Singer, Guitarist)

09 October 1969

British

Frieda HughesFrieda Hughes
(Painter, Poet, Writer, Children's writer)

01 April 1960

British

Vanessa BellVanessa Bell
(Painter)

30 May 1879

British

Bridget RileyBridget Riley
(Painter)

24 April 1931

British

Elizabeth SiddalElizabeth Siddal
(Painter, Poet, Art model, Visual artist, Model)

25 July 1829

British

Jenny SavilleJenny Saville
(painter)

07 May 1970

British

Linder SterlingLinder Sterling
(photographer)

1954 AD

British

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Angelica KauffmanAngelica Kauffman
(Painter)

30 October 1741

Swiss,British

Gertrude JekyllGertrude Jekyll
(Horticulturist, Painter, Gardener, Non-fiction writer, Botanist, Architect)

29 November 1843

British

Rachel WhitereadRachel Whiteread
(Sculptor)

20 April 1963

British

Dora CarringtonDora Carrington
(Painter)

29 March 1893

British

Elizabeth ThompsonElizabeth Thompson
(Painter)

03 November 1846

British

Laura KnightLaura Knight
(Painter, Autobiographer)

04 August 1877

British

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Evelyn De MorganEvelyn De Morgan
(Painter)

30 August 1855

British

Maggi HamblingMaggi Hambling
(Painter)

23 October 1945

British

Kate PeruginiKate Perugini
(Painter)

29 October 1839

British

Tacita DeanTacita Dean
(visual artist)

1965 AD

British

Gillian WearingGillian Wearing
(photographer, film director, artist, visual artist)

10 December 1963

British

Cecily BrownCecily Brown
(painter)

1969 AD

British

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Alison LapperAlison Lapper
(Painter, Photographer)

07 April 1965

British

Cornelia ParkerCornelia Parker
(sculptor)

14 July 1956

British

Sam Taylor-WoodSam Taylor-Wood
(Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor)

04 March 1967

British

Lynn BowlesLynn Bowles
(Radio personality)

27 January 1963

British

Marie Spartali StillmanMarie Spartali Stillman
(Painter, Model)

10 March 1844

British

Ann MacbethAnn Macbeth
(painter)

1875 AD

British