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Stones of Medieval Italy

To celebrate the publication of Italian Medieval Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Cloisters by Lisbeth Castelnuovo-Tedesco and Jack Soultanian, this program presents talks on medieval sculpture by international specialists in the field.

Recorded on May 8, 2011

Program:

Welcome and Overview
Peter Barnet, Michel David-Weill Curator in Charge, Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters

Introduction
Charles T. Little, curator, Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters

"Italian Medieval Sculpture: Who? What? When? Where?"
Dorothy F. Glass, professor emerita of Art History, University at Buffalo

"Collecting Italian Sculpture"
Pierre-Yves Le Pogam, chief curator, Department of Sculpture, Musée du Louvre

"The Stones of Medieval Venice"
Lorenzo Lazzarini, Professor of Applied Petrography and Director of the Laboratory of Analysis of Ancient Materials, Università IUAV di Venezia

"Rethinking the Medieval Portrait Bust in Italy"
Rebecca Müller, assistant professor, Kunstgeschichtliches Institut, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt am Main

Discussion Session
Moderated by Valentino Pace, Professor of Medieval Art, Università di Udine, and Richard Krautheimer Professor, Bibliotheca Hertziana, Max Planck Institute for Art History, Rome

Credits

This program is made possible by the Audrey Love charitable Foundation.

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