Things

In this section you can find details of research presentations on objects that form the Artists’ Things project.

Jacques-Louis David’s Table (Hannah Williams): Lives of Objects – Oxford Centre for Life-Writing – Wolfson College (20-22 Sep 2013)

Charles-Antoine Coypel’s Bed (Katie Scott): The Louvre Before The Louvre Conference – Wallace Collection – London (5 Jul 2013)

François Boucher’s Shells (Katie Scott) & Charles-Antoine Coypel’s Watch (Hannah Williams): The Trade in Luxury and the Luxury of Trade Conference – Lyon (21-23 Nov 2012)

The Académie’s Document Box (Hannah Williams) & The Académie’s Funeral Book (Katie Scott): Association of Art Historians – Annual Conference – Open University (31 Mar 2012)

Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s Colour Box (Hannah Williams) & Jean-Antoine Houdon’s Modelling Stand (Katie Scott): Things C18th – CRASSH – University of Cambridge (6 Mar 2012)

Charles-Germain de Saint-Aubin’s Joke Book (Katie Scott) & François Lemoyne’s Sword (Hannah Williams): Material Life of Things Symposium – Courtauld Institute of Art (18 Mar 2011)

Charles-Nicolas Cochin’s Handkerchiefs (Katie Scott): Everyday Objects – Inaugural Early Modern Symposium – Courtauld Institute of Art (21 Nov 2009)