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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...

Display | The Flowering of American Tinware

Tray, made in Pontypool, Wales or Birmingham, England, 1740–60 (Winterthur: Bequest of H.F. du Pont, 1958.2282) From Winterthur: The Flowering of American Tinware Winterthur Museum, Delaware, 18 May...

New Book | Jodice: Canova

◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ Accompanying an exhibition of photographs by Mimmo Jodice of works by Canova (Museo Civico di Bassano del Grappa, 15 September 2013 to 23 March 2014), the catalogue will appear...

Sarcerius: Dialectica (1539)

Erasmus Sarcerius: Dialectica :  Multis Aa Variis Exemplis illustrata, una cum facilima syllogismorum, expositoriorum, enthymematum, exemplorum, inductionum, & soritum dispositione Lipsiae :...

New books in BSB: April 2014

A friendly robot sent me a following list of recent acquisitions by Bayerische Staatsbibliothek (München) focussed on "rinascimental" (and quite a number of post-rinascimental) topics. I eliminated...