National schools and British taste
An exhibition and an acquisition at the National Gallery, London.
Some identifications of paintings in the collection of ‘le grand Colbert’
New identifications from the 1683 posthumous inventory of the picture collection of Le Grand Colbert.
Gustave Moreau and Ingres
The influence of the work of Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres on the paintings of Gustave Moreau.
Fantin-Latour: a newly discovered album
An album of texts and drawings by Henri Fantin-Latour and friends, discovered in the city archives of Stoke-on-Trent.
Manet and his London critics revisited
Previously neglected British press coverage of exhibitions of Manet’s work in London.
Sisley’s house at Louveciennes
Unpublished photographs identifying the location of Alfred Sisley’s house in Louveciennes, the scene of several of his paintings made there between 1872 and 1874.
Seurat’s hidden self-portrait
A hidden self-portrait of Seurat revealed beneath the mirror in his Young woman powdering herself (1889–90).
Book Review (9)
Paris 1650–1900. Decorative Arts in the Rijksmuseum, R. Baarsen
Spanish Drawings in the Princeton University Art Gallery, L.A. Banner
Artists and Amateurs: Etching in Eighteenth-Century France, P. Stein
Ireland and the Picturesque: Design, Landscape Painting and Tourism, 1700–1840, F. O’Kane
The Buildings of Ireland. South Ulster: Armagh, Cavan and Monaghan, K.J. Mulligan
Rodin, A. Le-Normand-Romain
Malevich Paints: The Seeing Eye, P. Railing
Chatting with Henri Matisse: The Lost 1941 Interview, S. Guilbaut, ed.
Out of Time: Philip Guston and the Refiguration of Postwar American Art, R. Slifkin
Exhibition Review (11)
Turner and the Sea
De Chirico sculpture
Contemporary Chinese art
Danish Golden Age painting
John Ingamells (1934–2013)