Art history


How long is long enough to look at a work of art?

February 18, 2020 9:56 am

Short Life in a Strange World: Birth to Death in 42 Panels by Toby Ferris reviewed

yale art history

Stalin at Yale

January 28, 2020 3:05 pm

Art history for the age of identity politics


Unfolding mysteries: the drama of drapery in Italian art

November 8, 2018 1:40 pm

Veiled Presence: Body and Drapery from Giotto to Titian by Paul Hills reviewed

A violent ultimatum ended Giacometti’s brief flirtation with Marlene Dietrich

May 17, 2018 7:55 pm

The artist’s jealous mistress threatened him with the Montparnasse Mob if he took things further, according to Desmond Morris