Art January 2022
Visions of Spain
On “Gilded Figures: Wood and Clay Made Flesh” at the Hispanic Society Museum & Library, New York, and “Treasures from the Hispanic Society Library” at the Grolier Club, New York.
Aug 28, 2018
Monsters at the Morgan
On “Medieval Monsters: Terrors, Aliens, Wonders” at the Morgan Library & Museum.
Features March 2018
Words made flesh
A review of Meetings with Remarkable Manuscripts: Twelve Journeys into the Medieval World by Christopher de Hamel.
Oct 31, 2017
The Critic’s Notebook
On drawings by Mel Kendrick, Murillo at the Frick & more from the world of culture.
Oct 20, 2017
Week in review
On Chaucer manuscripts at Yale, “the heckler’s veto” & more.
Art June 1984
The art inside the book
On “Renaissance Painting in Manuscripts: Treasures from the British Library” at the Morgan Library.