Reviews online (December 2004-May 2005).

Position:Art exhibitions - Listings

ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO. Hero, Hawk, and Open Hand: American Indian Art of the Ancient Midwest and South. Exh. review. Reviewed by Virginia E. Miller.

ARTHUR M. SACKLER MUSEUM. Dutch and Flemish Drawings from the National Gallery of Canada. Exh. review. Reviewed by Nadine M. Orenstein.

BOHRER, FREDERICK N. Orientalism and Visual Culture: Imagining Mesopotamia in Nineteenth-Century Europe. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Reviewed by Marian Feldman.

CARLYLE, LESLIE. The Artist's Assistant: Oil Painting Instruction Manuals and Handbooks in Britain 1800-1900 with Reference to Selected Eighteenth-Century Sources. London: Archetype Publications, 2001. Reviewed by Mark Gottsegen.

COURTRIGHT, NICOLA. The Papacy and the Art of Reform in Sixteenth-Century Rome: Gregory XIII's Tower of the Winds in the Vatican. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. Reviewed by Leopoldine Prosperetti.

DAVID, DAVIES, AND JOHN ELLIOT. El Greco. London: National Gallery Company, 2003. Exh. cat. Reviewed by Richard G. Mann.

DICKEY, STEPHANIE S. Rembrandt: Portraits in Print. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2004. Reviewed by Catherine B. Scallen.

DIMENDBERG, EDWARD. Film Noir and the Spaces of Modernity. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2004. Reviewed by Nader Vossoughian.

EHRLICH, TRACY. Landscape and Identity in Early Modern Rome: Villa Culture at Frascati in the Borghese Era. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2002. Reviewed by J. Nicholas Napoli.

FOSTER, HAL. Prosthetic Gods. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2004. Reviewed by Sande Cohen.

FRANITS, WAYNE. Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting: Its Stylistic and Thematic Evolution. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2004. Reviewed by Linda Stone-Ferrier.

GREY ART GALLERY, NEW YORK UNIVERSITY. Mapping Sitting On Portraiture and Photography, A Project by Walid Raad and Akram Zaatari. Exh. review. Reviewed by Brian Boucher.

GUHA-THAKURTA, TAPATI. Monuments, Objects, Histories: Institutions of Art in Colonial and Postcolonial India. New York: Columbia University Press, 2004. Reviewed by David Carrier.

HERBERT, ROBERT L., ET AL. Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte. Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, in association with University of California Press, 2004. Exh. cat. Reviewed by Marjorie Munsterberg.

IRIS AND B. GERALD CANTOR CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS AT STANFORD UNIVERSITY. Women on the Verge: The Culture of Neurasthenia in Nineteenth-Century America. Exh. review. Reviewed by Kevin Muller.


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