Art History Department

Elizabeth Rice Mattison

Medieval, Early Modern


Supervisor:  Ethan Matt Kavaler

Areas of Academic Interest
  • Netherlandish art and architecture
  • Sculpture
  • Visual narratives
  • Reformation
  • Iconoclasm
  • Migration of artists
  • Historical imagination
Current Research
  • Reforming Sculpture: The Prince-Bishopric of Liège, 1468–1566
  • Simultaneous BA/MA Yale University
Selected Publications
  • “The Receptions and Rejections of Sicilian Regalia in Late Medieval Nuremberg.” Gesta 58, no. 1 (2019): 1–26. (forthcoming)

  • “Archaism and Antiquity: The Master of Elsloo’s Impassive Virgins.” In De Meester van Elsloo, Van eenling tot verzameling, edited by Lars Hendrikman. Maastricht: Bonnefanten Museum, 2019. Exhibition catalogue.

  • Catalogue entries. In François Ier et l’art des Pays-Bas, edited by Cécile Scailliérez. Paris: Musée du Louvre, 2017. Exhibition catalogue.

  • “The Book Under Pressure.” In Odd Volumes: Book Art from the Allan Chasanoff Collection, edited by Pamela Franks. New Haven: Yale University Art Gallery, 2014. Exhibition catalogue.

Recent Awards
  • 2017–18 Belgian American Education Foundation Fellowship
  • 2017 SELECT Grant, University of Toronto
  • 2017 Kress Foundation Fellowship for the Study of Art in Flanders
  • 2016–17 Robson Graduate Research Assistantship, Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies
  • 2016 Centre for the Study of France and the Francophone World Research Grant, Munk School of Global Affairs
  • 2015–19 Ontario Trillium Scholarship
  • 2014–15 Selby Fellowship, John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

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