Recent Submissions

  • Commerce and the Celtic Revival : the history of the Irish facsimile industry, 1840-1940 

    Kelly, Tara A. (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of History of Art and Architecture, 2013)
    Broadly speaking, this thesis has demonstrated that as a category facsimiles of Irish archaeological jewellery and metalwork are not merely derivative works, but have aesthetic and cultural value worthy of a devoted study. ...
  • Art and devotions to the Passion of Christ in Ireland, 1450-1650 

    Connaughton, Jill Meghan (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of History of Art and Architecture, 2012)
    Passion devotion was an important element of the spiritual lives of the Irish Catholics who lived between the years 1450 and 1650. This interdisciplinary study explores the possible interpretations and uses of devotional ...
  • The iconography of mythological themes in German art c.1920-1950 

    Scott, Yvonne (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of History of Art and Architecture, 2000)
    The purpose of the dissertation is an iconographical analysis of works on mythological themes during the period of the Third Reich: including the lead up to it in the 1920s, and the immediate aftermath to around 1950. As ...
  • The culture of architecture in Dublin 1940-1965 : a study of architectural discourse, key competitions and buildings of health, home and worship 

    Rowley, Ellen (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of History of Art and Architecture, 2011)
    The thesis is a history of architecture in Dublin from c.1940 to c.1965. It is the first in-depth examination of Irish architecture during this period. It explores various relationships around the production and culture ...
  • Reconstruction of the Gothic Past : cultures of conservation 

    Nic Ghabhann, Niamh (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of History of Art and Architecture, 2012)
    This thesis explores the restoration and conservation of Gothic ecclesiastical buildings in Ireland fronn the late eighteenth to the early tw/entieth century. Jwo key cistinct but interrelated contexts have been examined: ...

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