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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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