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Graphic Satire in Eighteenth-Century Britain at the Courtauld Institute of Art

I shall be teaching a new Special Option course for third-year undergraduates at the Courtauld Institute of Art in London from October 2018. Here’s a brief outline…. Graphic Satire in Eighteenth-Century Britain Dr Kate Grandjouan This course investigates one hundred years of graphic satire – a vigorous, reactive and humorous art form that flourished in… Read More ›

Cross-cutting Identities. William Hogarth: Painter, Print-Maker, Art Theorist

Faculty of Art History, University of Belgrade, Monday 28th April 2014 Abstract This major eighteenth-century British artist is a painter of multiple attachments and this lecture explores the interface between his simultaneous activities. Hogarth became famous as a portraitist and also as a satirist; he painted comedy and penned aesthetic theory. I approach these areas of artistic activity as mutually constitutive commercial projects and ask to what extent the fluid artistic identities that resulted… Read More ›

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kategrandjouan

Art historian of eighteenth century British art writing a book about depictions of the French in English graphic satire. Currently based in Tel Aviv and interested in art, satire, ethnicity and identity

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