Daily Archives: November 28, 2007

Pompeo Batoni at Houston’s MFAH


 [David Garrick, 1764]

I haven’t had a chance to see this exhibit yet, but it’s got some great 18c portraits, and I don’t even have to fly to Oxford or Rome to see them.  For a bonus, here’s the local review.


ACLA at sunny Long Beach, CA, April 24-7, 2008

Carl Fisher, who will soon be participating in the Long 18th MLA roundtable, is also helping to organize this comparative literature conference.  The deadline has just been extended to Dec. 3, so hurry.