Browse theses from York

Hist. of Art

Stained glassworlds: stained glass at the international Exhibitions, c.1851-1900.
Allen, Jasmine, Ph.D. (2013), York (Ayers, Tim; Edwards, Jason)
Thomas Gainsborough and the imagery of passage.
Bailey, Joy, M.A. (2013), York (Hallett, Mark L.)
The 'ingenious moral painter': Edward Penny, the Royal Academy and the reinvention of genre painting, 1768-82.
Lax, Lucinda, Ph.D. (2013), York (Hallett, Mark L.)
British Graphic Art 1660-1735: An Atlantic Perspective
Moore, Peter, Ph.D. (2013), York (Hallett, Mark L.)
Between women: visualising Victorian women artists' identities through art movements, media and scale.
Tyreman, Katie, Ph.D. (2013), York (Edwards, Jason)
Reception and response: the impact of British art in late 19th-century Melbourne.
Watts, Emma, Ph.D. (2013), York (Lillie, Amanda; Turner, Sarah)
A new theatre of prospects: 18th-century British painters and artistic mobility.
Hancock, Samantha, Ph.D. (2012), York (Hallett, Mark)
Nostell Priory: history of a house, 1730-85.
Sands, Frances, Ph.D. (2012), York (Geraghty, Anthony)
Representations of reverie: Rossetti, Whistler, Clausen and the psychologies of consciousness.
Neal, Ian, Ph.D. (2011), York (Corbett, David)
Colen Campbell and the preparatory drawings for 'Vitruvius Britannicus'.
O'Hara, Jo, Ph.D. (2011), York (Geraghty, Anthony)
'Sermons in stone': 11th-century figural sculptures from Croatia.
Skoblar, Magdalena, Ph.D. (2011), York (Hawkes, Jane)
The origins and meanings of Hans Memling's landscapes.
York, Helen, Ph.D. (2011), York (Nuechterlein, Jeanne)
Dark reflections: 19th-century luminism and the uncanny.
Chapman, Olivia, Ph.D. (2010), York (Corbett, David)
'He hath mingled with the ungodly': the life of Simeon Solomon after 1873, with a survey of the extant works.
Conroy, Carolyn, Ph.D. (2010), York (Edwards, Jason)
Between art and design: sculptors and design reform in France, 1848-1895.
Jones, Claire B., Ph.D. (2010), York (Edwards, Jason)
Crosses in circulation: processes and patterns of acquisition and display of early medieval sculpture in the national museums of Britain and Ireland, 'c'.1850-1950.
McCormick, Elizabeth L., Ph.D. (2010), York (Hawkes, Jane; White, Michael)
'Equivocal positions': the influence of William Rothenstein, 'c'.1890-1910.
Shaw, Sam, Ph.D. (2010), York (Corbett, David)
'Architecturus ingenio': Robert Hooke, the early Royal Society, and the practices of architecture.
Walker, Matthew, Ph.D. (2010), York (Geraghty, Anthony)
Architecture and philanthropy: building hospitals in 18th-century York.
Akehurst, Ann-Marie, Ph.D. (2009), York (Hallett, Mark)
Anne Seymour Damer and the sculpture of ideas.
Crease, Jane, Ph.D. (2009), York (Marks, Richard)