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Power and Paint: The Patronage of Women Artists at the Court of Catherine II

Catherine the Great’s passion for the arts served a vital role in her efforts to position herself as a paragon of the Enlightenment. With avaricious focus she snaffled celebrated art…

From  Jack Allen on March 19th, 2021 0 likes 38 plays

The Yusupovs in Paris: Building a Collection

The Yusupovs are renowned for their patronage and significant art collection established by Prince Nikolai Borisovich (1750-1831). Largely studied since the 19th century and more recently, this…

From  Jack Allen on December 18th, 2020 0 likes 53 plays

New Theories on the Oldest American Woodcut: The Portrait of Richard Mather by John Foster, ca. 1670

Presenters: Julie Mellby, Graphic Arts Curator, Princeton University Library, and Caroline Duroselle-Melish, Andrew W. Mellon Curator of Early Modern Books and Prints and Associate Librarian for…

From  PU Princeton University Library on May 26th, 2020 1 likes 89 plays

A Conversation with Fazal Sheikh and Eduardo Cadava

In conjunction with a generous recent donation to the Museum, currently on view, the photographer Fazal Sheikh and Eduardo Cadava, professor of English, discussed the politics of migration and…

From  puamlive Princeton University Art Museum Online on April 26th, 2018 0 likes 149 plays