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Elizabeth Rivers as a Graphic Artist

Katherine Kenny
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Illustration/Graphic
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Roisin Kennedy
68 including illustrations and bibliography

“Sensation on Show:  Exhibiting Sensation Paintings in London 1790-1850”

Aoife Earl
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: England
Period: 18th and 19th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
58 including illustrations and bibliography

The Life and Work of Grace Henry: a Biography

Leonie Dunne
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Roisin Kennedy
68 including illustrations and bibliography

Ferdinando Tacca’s Labours of Hercules in the National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin

Kate Drinane
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Italy
Period: 17th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
70 including illustrations and bibliography

Aesthetic experience in the commoditized museum

Cian Dikker
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
​M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Museums
Country: Various
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Conor Lucey
43 including illustrations and bibliography

The Influence of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe on Robin Walker

Simon Cantwell
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2012
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
63 including illustrations and bibliography

An iconographical interpretation of the ‘Ancestors’ of Christ’ in the lunettes of the Sistine Chapel

Elizabeth Williams
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Italy
Period: 16th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
99 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Benedetto Bordone’s Evangeliary in the age of the great Venetian masters

Leslie O'Connor
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Italy
Period: 16th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
114 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Harry Kernoff Woodcuts

Deirdre McCarthy
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Printmaking
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Paula Murphy
99 pages including bibliography and illustrations 

Staff or staffage: do Hogarth’s servants serve a purpose?

Sarah Maguire
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Britain
Period: 18th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Nicola Figgis
98 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Bicentennial 1798 commemorative sculpture

Rita Kidney
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Sculpture
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Paula Murphy
165 pages including bibliography and illustrations

The modern & contemporary revival of needlework. Case study: the Ros Tapestry

Lucia Hastings
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Applied Arts
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
56 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Rathfarnham Castle: an early Irish fortified house in context

Emma Fallon
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland
Period: 16th and 17th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
58 pages including bibliography and illustrations

An Túr Gloine: why did it not endure?

Berniann Condon
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Stained Glass
Country: Ireland
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Paula Murphy
71 pages including bibliography and illustrations

The Original Dublin Railway Termini: five studies in early 19th century transport architecture

Stephen Cahill
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2011
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland
Period: 19th Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty
100 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Good and Evil in Dore’s Inferno and Paradise Lost

Maria Yampolski 
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: France
Period: 19th Century

Supervisor: Dr. John Loughman
117 pages including bibliography and plates

The Changing Roman Religious Identity as Documented by pagan and Christian Sarcophagi Iconography

Sarah Wilson
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Sculpture
Country: Italy
Period: Early Christian

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
66 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Photo Booth Exposures: a Comparison of Francis Bacon and Andy Warhol’s relationship with photography

Maree Rigney  
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Photography and Painting
Country: Ireland and America
Period: 21st Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty and Dr Margarita Cappock
68 pages including bibliography and illustrations

Four Houses in Brittas Bay

Sarah O'Connell
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland and England
Period: 21st Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty
83 pages including bibliography, illustrations and list of illustrations

Richard Gorman, Evolution of Style

Philip Meehan
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Ireland
Period: 21st Century

Supervisor: Dr. Lynda Mulvin
84 pages including bibliography, illustrations, biography and significant exhibitions, interview transcript
 

Cities: Art, Architecture and Aspiration 2009 - 2010

Brigitte McGarry
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Miscellaneous
Country: Europe - North America
Period: 21st Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty
52 pages including bibliography, excluding appendix I and appendix II

City of the Virgin: Power, Politics, and Marian Imagery in Siena & Venice from the 13th-16th Century

Padraig Edwards
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Painting
Country: Italy
Period: 13th - 16th Century

Supervisor: Dr. Philip Cottrell
59 pages including bibliography, illustrations

33 Malborough Street, Dublin: Household Mechanics and Material Culture 1798-1801

Katherine Cahill
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2010
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Architecture
Country: Ireland
Ireland: 17th - 18th Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty
75 pages including bibliography and illustrations 

Modern Danish furniture and Finn Juhl

Louis Weyhe Funder
University College Dublin
School of Art History and Cultural Policy
2009
M.A. (minor thesis)

Subject: Decorative Arts
Country: Denmark
Period: 20th Century

Supervisor: Prof. Kathleen James-Chakraborty
92 pages including bibliography and illustrations