Sessions Sponsored by the Italian Art Society
Session Title: Character Portraits and Vasari
Friday March 15, 2019,9-10:30am
Organizer and Chair: Shelley E. Zuraw, University of Georgia
Tiffanie P. Townsend, Georgia Southern University, “Rosso Fiorentino and Portraits of Eccentricity"
Michael P. Kemling, University of North Georgia, “Vasari, Condivi, Vasari: The Many Faces of Michelangelo”
Shannon N. Pritchard, University of Southern Indiana, “Giambologna’s Bronzes Speaking to Artists Through Self-Image”
Session Title: Character Portraits II: Vasari and Beyond
Friday March 15,2019, 10:45am-12:15pm
Organizer: Shelley E. Zuraw, University of Georgia
Chair: Shannon Pritchard, University of Southern Indiana
Shelley E. Zuraw, University of Georgia, “Vasari’s Tale of a Woman Sculptor: Truth is Stranger than Fiction"
Julia L. Valiela, Independent scholar, “A Renaissance Woman Engraver in Image and Text”
Laura L. Watts, Daemen College, “Realizing the Risorgimento:""Two Pictorial Statements by Francesco Hayez, 1827 and 1867”