Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies

Eighteenth-Century Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2014

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Bell, Andrea, “French Artists in Rome: An Examination of Eighteenth-Century Drawing Album” (IFA/ NYU, T. Crow)

Cannady, Lauren, “Owing to Nature and Art: The Garden Landscape and the Eighteenth-Century French Interior” (IFA/NYU, T. Crow)

Contogouris, Ersy, “Emma Hamilton, a Model of Agency in Late Eighteenth-Century Europe” (Université de Montréal, T. Porterfield)

Dunn, Lindsay, “A Revolutionary Empress in the Age of Napoleon: Marie-Louise, Archduchess of Austria, Empress of the French, and Duchess of Parma, Piacenza, and Guastalla (1791–1847)” (UNC Chapel Hill, M. Sheriff)

Fox, Abram, “The Great House of Benjamin West: Family, Workshop, and National Identity in Late Georgian England” (Maryland, College Park, W. Pressly)

Francis, Razan, “Secrets of Enlightenment Spain’s Contested Islamic Craft Heritage” (MIT, D. Friedman)

Fulco, Daniel, “Italian Frescoes in German Baroque Palaces: Visual Culture and Princely Power in the Holy Roman Empire” (UIUC, D. O’Brien)

Girard, Catherine, “Rococo Massacres: Hunting in Eighteenth-Century French Painting” (Harvard, E. Lajer-Burcharth)

Marchand, Marie-Ève, “L’histoire de l’art mise en pièces. Analyse matérielle, spatiale et temporelle de la period room comme dispositif muséal” (Université de Montréal, J. Lamoureux)