Ivory Sculpture, “Death, Knight and the Devil” - Artist unknown [German]One of my favourite pieces at the exhibition is this Ivory Sculpture, "Death, Knight and the Devil", made in the late 1700s. Artist unknown [German]. This piece carved from Ivory, copies an image from a famous piece by Albrecht Durer, from 1513. This print was also used by Hieronymus Wierix for his version of...
Monthly Archives: March 2012
Richard Harris and Stephen T. Asma
Presentation : Curating Monsters and Mortality
by Stephen T. Asma, Professor of Philosophy, Columbia College
Monday, February 27, 2012..
In conjunction with the Morbid Curiosity exhibition, Stephen T. Asma, Professor of Philosophy, Columbia College, provided an illustrated presentation of the history and philosophy of macabre collecting.