battlelahogue

Benjamin West (1738-1820), American, active in Britain (from 1763), The Battle of La
Hogue
, 1778, retouched 1806, oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The life of a modern soldier is ill represented by heroick fiction.

Johnson
Thoughts… on Falkland’s Islands

 

 

Plenary Speakers

Friday, October 4
K. Dian Kriz
Professor Emerita of History of Art and Architecture, Brown University


Kriz

 

Saturday, October 5
John Shovlin
Associate Professor of History,
New York University

Shovlin