The Period Eye

Notes on Early Modern Visual Culture

December 30, 2020
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Baroque Impressions

Catalog release: December 2018; revised ed. August 2019 Now available on amazon.com Baroque Impressions: Reproductive Engravings after Rubens and Van Dyck Paintings ca. 1620-1860 is a catalog published by the School of Art to accompany the ground-breaking exhibition that was … Continue reading

January 4, 2017
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Political Portraiture in the United States and France during the Revolutionary and Federal Eras, ca. 1776-1814. Part II

This column serves as the second of a pair of reflections on portrait exchange between the United States and France during the Revolutionary and Federal Eras, ca. 1776-1814. II. Representative Bodies Assemblies and families in the United States and France … Continue reading

December 30, 2016
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Political Portraiture in the United States and France during the Revolutionary and Federal Eras, ca. 1776-1814. Part I

On 25-26 September 2014, twenty-four curators and professors from North America and Western Europe converged on the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C., to discuss their current research on the theme of Political Portraiture in the United States and France during … Continue reading