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Completed Dissertations: 1997-2003

EARLY CHRISTIAN

Byrd, Kimberly, “A Criticial Edition of Pierre Gilles’ Topography of Constantinople” (St. Clair-Harvey)2002

Bzdak, Michael, “Wisdom and Education in the Middle Ages: Images and Traditions” (McLachlan) 2001

Ciresi, Lisa Victoria, “Manifestations of the Holy as Instruments of Propaganda: The Cologne Dreikönigenschrein and the Aachen Karlsschrein and Marienschrein in Late Medieval Ritual” (McLachlan) 2002

Enz Finken, Kathleen, "The Programmatic Sources of the Earliest Christian Art: Salvation History in the Catacomb of Callistus" (St.Clair-Harvey) 1998

Lucey, Stephen, "The Church of Santa Maria Antiqua, Rome: Defining the Contexts" (St.Clair-Harvey) 1999

Rose, Marice, “The Iconography of Female Adornment in Late Antiquity” (St.Clair-Harvey) 2001

RENAISSANCE

Barbieri, Costanza, "Florentine Disegno, Venetian Colorito, and the Viterbo Pieta by Sebastiano and Michelangelo" (Goffen) 1999

Bloch, Amy R., "Ritual Performance in Renaissance Florence and the Sculpture
of Lorenzo Ghiberti," (McHam) 2004

Caldi, Louise, “The King and his Brother: Simone Martini’s Louis of Toulouse Crowning Robert of Anjou and the Visual Language of Power” (McHam) 2001

Campbell, Andrea, "The Social and Artistic Context of the Baptistry in Siena" (McHam) 2000

DeAngelis, Adrienne, "'La Virtù Fa Sempre Vivo': Danese Cattaneo and the Monument to Giano Fregoso in Sant'Anastasia, Verona" (McHam) 1997

Earenfight, Phillip, "The Bigallo and the Florentine Renaissance Loggia" (McHam) 1999

Helmstutler, Kelley, “’To Demonstrate the Greatness of his Spirit’: A Contextual Study of Leone Leoni's Casa degli Omenoni” (McHam) 2000

Loughman, Thomas, “Spinello Aretino, Benedetto Alberti and the Olivetans: Late Trecento Patronage at San Miniato al Monte” (McHam) 2002

Reed, Victoria, “Salome with the Head of John the Baptist in Renaissance Art: A Contextual Study” (McHam) 2001

Renkin, Claire, "Correggio and the Art of Arousal in Religious Painting" (McHam)1998

Smetana, Zbynek, "Titian's Mirror; Self-Portrait and Self-Image in the Late Works" (Goffen) 1998

Vick, Susan, "Pictura' and the Concept of the Cognate Arts in Florence" (McHam) 2001

Vogel, Elizabeth, "Sanctity Set in Stone: Agostino di Duccio's Oratorio di S. Bernardino in Perugia and Popular Religion" (McHam) 1999

BAROQUE & 18TH CENTURY

Chen, Ching-jung,  “The Emergence of the Conversation Piece in Georgian England”  (Eidelberg) 2001

Jasin, Gabriela, “De Nos Ambitieux, Vous Etes Le Symbole”: Aspects of Childhood in Eighteenth-Century French Art” (Eidelberg) 2003

Leone, Stephanie, "The Palazzo Pamphilj in the Piazza Navona, Rome (1470-1655): Urban Context, Architecture, Function, and Patronage" (Marder) 2001

Tonkovich, Jennifer, “Claude Gillot and the Theater with a Catalogue of Drawings” (Eidelberg) 2002

19TH & EARLY 20TH
CENTURY AMERICAN

Bloom, Patricia Laughlin, “Dressing Up Modernity: Decoration as Strategy in Art Deco Images of Women,” (Baigell) 2002

Boylan, Alexis, “’Be a Man First’: Images of Men in the Art of Ashcan School” (Baigell) 2001

Duffy, Henry, “New York City Collections” (1865-1895) (Baigell) 2001

Fitzpatrick, Tracy, “Tunnel Vision: Images of the New York City Subway, 1904-1941” (Marter) 2003

Rose, Gabrielle, “Succeding Rodin, Emile Antoine Bourdelle and the Making of a New Sculptor for France, c. 1900-1931” (Marter) 2002

Siegel, Nancy, "Hellfire and Damnation: The Presence of God and the Hope for Salvation in Thomas Cole's the 'Course of Empire' and Selected Writings" (Baigell) 1999

19TH & EARLY 20TH
CENTURY EUROPEAN

Carroll, David G., “Giorgio de Chirico: A Confrontation with Modernity” (Spector) 2003

Cason, Mary, “Religiosity and Secularism: Two Case Studies of the Nineteenth-Century French Reception of Spanish Art – Bartolome Esteban Murillo (1617-1682) and Francisco Jose Goya Y Lucientes (1746-1828)” (Spector) 2003

Gardner-Huggett, Joanna, "English Constructive Art in the 1930s" (Marter) 1997

Harrington, Sara, “Representations of Alcohol Consumption in France: 1850-1900 (Brett-Smith) 2003

POST-1945 NORTH AMERICAN,
SOUTH AMERICAN & EUROPEAN ART

Brookins, Scott, "Commonist Painting: Andy Warhol, The Technocracy and The Counter Culture" (Spector) 2003

Capasso, Nicholas, "The National Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Context: Commemorative Public Art in America, 1960-1997" (Marter) 1998

Cohen, Pamela, "George Segal, Sculpture" (Marter) 1997

Comisarenco, Dina, "Images of Maternity in Mexican Art" (Marter) 1997

Gilbert, Gregory, "The Alternate Aesthetic: Robert Motherwell's Early Collages and the Formative Years of Abstract Expressionism" (Baigell) 1998

Goeser, Caroline, “’Not White Art Painted Black’: African American Artists and the New Primitive Aesthetic, c. 1920-1935” (Baigell)

Mooney, Amy, “The Crisis of Crossing: Race and Identity in the Work of  Archibald  J. Motley, Jr.” (Baigell) 2001

Nichols, Matthew, “Decoration as Deviance: Andy Warhol in the 1950s” (Baigell) 2001

Rando, Flavia, “Generations of Lesbian Self-Representation and the Construction of Desire” (Baigell) 2001

Olin, Ferris, "Consuming Passions: Women Art Collectors and Cultural Politics in the United States, 1945-1995" (Marter) 1998

Schlossman, Jenni, "Loren MacIver: Her Life and Artistic Career, 1930-1960" (Marter) 1997

Yoshimoto, Midori, “Into Performance: Japanese Women Artists in New York, 1955-1975” (Marter) 2002

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