Art History & Art Conservation

Department of Art History & Art Conservation
Art History student Hannah Mostert (centre) with Professor Joan Schwartz (left) and Principal Patrick Deane (right) at the poster event celebrating the recipients of the 2019 Undergraduate Summer Student Research Fellowships. Hannah is also featured on the Gazette news story about the 21 2019 USSRFs to be honoured at the event: https://www.queensu.ca/gazette/stories/promoting-undergraduate-research
Ms Mostert's project, entitled "The Pieces We Leave Behind" traced the biography and provenance of a desk, donated to Queen's, which had belonged to noted Canadian artists J.W. Beatty and A.Y.Jackson. Under the supervision of Professor Schwartz, she conducted research in a wide range of institutions, including the Arts and Letters Club, the Art Gallery of Ontario, and the Toronto City Archives, Toronto; the McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg; the National Gallery of Canada, Library and Archives Canada, and the Ottawa Art Gallery, Ottawa; Queen's University Archives and the Agnes Etherington Art Centre.
 
Posted on November 20th, 2019.
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