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, 2006

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Deupi, Jill J., "Cultural Identity in Bourbon Naples, 1734–99: Academies, Antiquities, and Rivalries with Rome" (Virginia, C. Johns)

Hoisington, Rena, "Maurice-Quentin de la Tour and the Triumph of Pastel Painting in Eighteenth-Century France" (IFA/NYU, M. Westermann)

Martin, Meredith, "Dairy Queens: Sexuality, Space, and Subjectivity in Pleasure Dairies from Catherine de' Medici to Marie-Antoinette" (Harvard, E. Lajer-Burcharth)

McLane, Preston, "Alessandro Magnasco and the Painterly Picaresque" (Florida State, R. Neuman)

Mitchell, Elizabeth, "Mechanical Reproduction and the Mechanical Philosophy: The Idea of Originality in Eighteenth-Century British Printmaking" (UC Santa Barbara, A. Bermingham)

Savoie, Robert, "Profile in Commercialism: Social Mobility in the Art of Benjamin West" (Stanford, B. Wolf)