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

Reviews by Gridley McKim-Smith

Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities, Department of History of Art, Bryn Mawr College
Joseph J. Rishel
Exh. cat. Philadelphia and New Haven: Philadelphia Museum of Art in association with Yale University Press, 2006. 592 pp.; 431 color ills.; 45 b/w ills. Cloth $75.00 (0300120036)
Exhibition schedule: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, The Arts in Latin America, 1492–1820, banner-titled “Tesoros/Treasures/Tesouros,” September 20–December 31, 2006; Colegio de San Ildefonso, Mexico City, Revelaciones, subtitled Las Artes in América Latina, 1492–1820, February 6–June 30, 2007; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, The Arts in Latin America, 1492–1820, August 1–October 28, 2007
June 17, 2008
Marjorie Trusted
University Park and London: Pennsylvania State University Press in association with Victoria and Albert Museum, 2007. 256 pp.; 167 color ills.; 20 b/w ills. Paper $47.50 (9780271033372)
September 3, 2008