Reviews online (July-September 2007). by College Art Association
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ANDERSON, CHRISTY. Inigo Jones and the Classical Tradition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Reviewed by Li Shiqiao.

BARNET, PETER, AND PETE DANDRIDGE. Lions, Dragons, and Other Beasts: Aquamanilia of the Middle Ages, Vessels for Church and Table. Exh. cat. New York: Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture in association with Yale University Press, 2006. Reviewed by Christina Nielsen.

BOOTH-CLIBBORN, EDWARD. Phoenix: 21st Century City. London: Booth-Clibborn Editions, 2006. Reviewed by Marc Vincent.

BRITISH MUSEUM. Word into Art: Artists of the Modern Middle East. Exh. rev. Reviewed by Maryam Ekhtiar.

BUTT, GAVIN. Between You and Me: Queer Disclosures in the New York Art World, 1948-1963. Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press, 2005. Reviewed by James Boaden.

CHEETHAM, MARK A. Abstract Art against Autonomy: Infection, Resistance, and Cure since the 60s. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Reviewed by Megan R. Luke.

COATS, BRUCE. Chikanobu: Modernity and Nostalgia in Japanese Prints. Exh. cat. Leiden: Hotei Publishing; Claremont, Calif.: Scripps College, 2006. Reviewed by Hiroko Johnson.

COOK, WILLIAM R., ED. The Art of the Franciscan Order in Italy. Leiden: Brill, 2005. Reviewed by Amy Neff.

DALLAS MUSEUM OF ART. Matisse: Painter as Sculptor. Exh. rev. Reviewed by Katie Robinson Edwards.

DONOHUE, A. A. Greek Sculpture and the Problem of Description. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Reviewed by Hans-Caspar Meyer.

GROSS, JENNIFER R., ED. The Societe Anonyme: Modernism for America. Exh. cat. New Haven: Yale University Press in association with Yale University Art Gallery, 2006. 252 pp. Reviewed by Marcia Brennan.

IMPEY, OLIVER, AND CHRISTIAAN JORG. Japanese Export Lacquer, 1580-1850. Amsterdam: Hotei Publishing, 2007. Reviewed by Robert Mintz.

J. PAUL GETTY MUSEUM. Holy Image, Hallowed Ground: Icons from Mount Sinai. Exh. rev. Reviewed by Annemarie Weyl Carr.

JAMES, DAVID E. The Most Typical Avant-Garde: History and Geographies of Minor Cinemas in Los Angeles. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007. Reviewed by Tung-Hui...

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