Index of posts

This blog was begun in 2018. You can find individual posts by using the “topics include” or the “archives” lists, as well as the “recent posts” list, all on the home page. Here is an alphabetical list of all my posts.

Bartolomeo Colleoni and his Chapel

Bergamo and the Romans: a post dedicated to my Dreaming Spires students.

Botticelli’s portraits of Giuliano de’ Medici

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 1 – no more war)

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 2 – Girls are Mums)

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 3 – Dads are Best).

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 4 – Happy Families)

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 5 – Julia and Marcellus)

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 6 – the Children of Julia)

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 7 – the Fourth Principle)

Disentangling the Augustan Succesion (Part 8 – Germanicus)

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 9 – Swapping Off)

Disentangling the Augustan Succession (Part 10: The Great Cameo of France)

Henry VIII: the impossible portrait

Lovere in the rain

Mantegna’s Resurrection: a lost picture rediscovered.

Mary’s books in three Renaissance Pictures

Poem on her own translation of Pietro Bongo’s Numerorum Mysteria

Santa Maria Maggiore

Saving Lucretia 1: Lucretia, exploited victim

Saving Lucretia 2: The Voyeur

Saving Lucretia 3: Family and Community

Saving Lucretia 4: Livy, Ovid and Rembrandt

Saving Lucretia 5: Livy and Lotto

St Anne teaches the Virgin to read

The Dance of Death, Clusone

The Death of Socrates: living not dying

The Death of Germanicus 1: Tacitus and Poussin

The Death of Germanicus 2: a Study in Roman Witchcraft

The Donne Triptych: piety and self-promotion

The Theatre of a Renaissance Book

The Theatre of a Renaissance Book (Part 2)

The Theatre of a Renaissance Book (Part 3)

The Three Living and the Three Dead, Clusone

The Triumph of Death, Clusone

Travellers’ Tales in the Otia Imperialia of Gervase of Tilbury.

Travels with Gervase of Tilbury: 1 Haveringemere

Travels with Gervase of Tilbury; 2 Wandlebury

Via Pignolo, Bergamo