Christina Michelon reprises her presentation of "Fans of A Harlot's Progress and Commodification of Hogarthian Motifs," selected from among 14 papers given during the 47th Annual Graduate Student Seminar in April, 2012.
Michelon's research explores the relationship between images created by William Hogarth and 18th century English consumer culture, including ladies' fans.
Registration is not required for this program.
William Hogarth. Plates four, five, and six from A Harlot's Progress, 1732/61. Joseph Brooks Fair Fund.
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