Westernization movements and training process:19.century.there have been developments in many areas of our country with the westernization movements that started in Turkey. Important steps have been taken on education and social rights of women on the road to the Republic. In parallel with this, women who have increased education level have started to be interested in art. Most of our female artists come from a highly trained family of senior duties. Some took special lessons from the artists, some later opened in the industry-I Nefise School of Education and studied painting. Naturalist, Impressionist, cubist and expressionist artists who work on landscape, natürmort, nude, portrait, and self-portrait have produced works of art. In this study, one of the first woman artists of Ottoman State, Mufide Kadri was examined.
Keywords: Mufide Kadri, Ottoman Period, leading woman painter