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

Nineteenth Century
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2021

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Chapman, Roberta, "Building American National Identities at the End of the Nineteenth Century: Chicago, Buenos Aires, and Washington, DC" (Penn State University, N. Locke)

Falzone Robinson, Carlotta, "Archibald Knox and Sites of Memory (Archibald Knox as Ynnydyn Corinne)" (University of California, Riverside, J. Kohl, J. Weems)

Heidenreich, Claire, "Apparition and Abstraction: Maurice Denis' Visionary Catholicism" (Penn State University, N. Locke)

Kramer, Sean, "Military Manhood: Visualizing the Common Soldier in French and British Art and Culture, 1871–1914" (University of Michigan, S. Siegfried, E. Sears)

McBryde, Brynne, "Public Bodies: The Nude and Public Health in Nineteenth-Century France" (Penn State University, N. Locke)

Menevse, Asli, "Monuments on Paper: Iconoclasm and the Critique of Authority in the Works of Radical French Printmakers (1871–1914)" (Cornell University, B. Anderson, L. Meixner)

Mirseyedi, Sarah, "Process Work: Édouard Manet (1832–1883) and the Mass Image Industry " (Harvard Universit , E. Lajer-Burcharth, J. Roberts)

Mize, Ramey, "Battle Grounds: Painting, War and Witness in the Americas, 1861–1902" (University of Pennsylvania, M. Leja, G. Shaw)

Pierce, Haley, "Seeing Bonnard: Pierre Bonnard through the Lens of Edgar Degas" (Emory University, T. Cronan)

Plazas, Hugo, "The Image of Racialized Groups in Nineteenth-Century Colombian Costumbrista Paintings" (University of Alberta, B. Boone)

Radhakrishnan, Lini, "Reimagining Mary Cassatt: Visual Inscriptions of a Gendered Lived Experience, Traumatic Grief, and Caregiving Memories" (Rutgers University, S. Sidlauskas)

Rothschild, Jillian Vaum, "Facing Freedom: African American Emancipation in Antebellum Portraiture" (University of Pennsylvania, G. Shaw)

Spear, Elizabeth, "Sites of Negotiation: American Landscape Painting and Contexts of Display, 1837–1919" (University of Iowa, J. Kinsey)

Wang, Bing, "William Pryor Floyd: Art, Business, and Photography in Nineteenth-Century Hong Kong" (Case Western Reserve University, A. Rager, B. Tannenbaum)

Wilder, Courtney, "Novel Impressions: Prints, Textiles, and the Visual Economy in Europe, 1815–1851" (University of Michigan, S. Siegfried, M. Biro)