If you have never heard of her, I am delighted to introduce you to Marie Laurencin , a contemporary of Picasso and member of Picasso's inner circle of artists .
Her work can be and was intentionally, some say , made in direct feminine response to the masculinity of Picasso .
this is one of her cubist works
compare and contrast with Picasso at the same time
Les damoiselles d' Avignon : Picasso