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MA in Decorative Arts and Historic Interiors

MA in Decorative Arts and Historic Interiors Leche Trust Bursary for September 2014 Bursary applications due by 2 June 2014 Applications are invited for a partial studentship on the Buckingham University...

Paul Mellon Centre Research Lunches, Summer 2014

From The Paul Mellon Centre: The Paul Mellon Centre, Research Lunches, Summer 2014 The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London, Fridays, 12:30–14:00 The spring programme of research lunches...

New Book | Framing the Ocean

From Ashgate: Tricia Cusack, ed., Framing the Ocean, 1700 to the Present: Envisaging the Sea as Social Space (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2014), 302 pages, ISBN: 978-1409465683, £70 / $120. Before the eighteenth...

Dissenting Studies Seminar Series

Professor E. Wyn James (Cardiff) will speak at the Seminar for Dissenting Studies on:  ‘The Radical Welsh Baptist Minister, Morgan John Rhys and his American Travel Diary, 1794-95’ Wednesday 30 April...

Exhibition | Gods and Heroes

Jean-Honoré Fragonard, Jeroboam Sacrificing to the Idols, 48 x 62 inches, 1752 (École des Beaux-Arts, Paris) From the American Federation of Arts: Gods and Heroes: Masterpieces from the École des...

Exhibition | The Gobelins in the Enlightenment

L’Histoire de Don Quichotte de Charles Coypel Mobilier national / Isabelle Bideau Now on view at the Galerie des Gobelins in Paris: Les Gobelins au siècle des Lumières: Un âge d’or de la Manufacture...

New Book | Studies on Anton von Maron

Published by Campisano and available from ArtBooks.com: Antonello Cesareo, Studi su Anton von Maron, 2001–2012 (Rome: Campisano Editore, 2014), 200 pages, ISBN: 9788898229239, 30€ / $59. Il volume...

Candle-lit Theater

Michael Hawcroft’s article in the current issue of French Studies should be useful for anyone thinking about candles and early modern lighting conditions, particularly  in the theater. At a more...

Exhibition | 100 Masterworks of the Albertina

From the Albertina: The Origins of the Albertina: From Dürer to Napoleon Dürer, Michelangelo, Rubens: The 100 Masterworks of the Albertina  Albertina, Vienna, 14 March — 29 June 2014 The exhibit...