Why Study Art History?: Department of Art History

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Political Power and Cultural Authority: The Arts of China

But on the last minute Vice-President Mike Pence efficiently argued that the White House was the best place to keep such an essential painting of the greatest American who ever lived. But anybody who toured the images on provide during London Art Week could have seen how necessary the market is in unearthing new works. Sotheby’s, for example, had a newly found Velasquez portrait for sale (how often do you see a type of?) The supplier Andrew Clayton-Payne exhibited an album of beforehand unknown drawings by Johan Zoffany (above, and with a list, obtainable on-line right here). In quick, I noticed sufficient new discoveries in one week to fill a complete 12 months of The Burlington Magazine. To each specialist and vendor at work in London this week, down on the coal face of art history, a large AHN pat on … Read More