Contents

 
Essays

 

  • Shifting the Frame: Trans-Imperial Approaches to Gender in the Atlantic World
    —Susan D. Amussen And Allyson M. Poska
     
  • A Guided Tour of Heaven and Hell: The Otherworldly Journey in Chiara Matraini and Lucrezia Marinella
    Shannon McHugh
     
  • Beyond The Tale of Genji: Murasaki Shikibu as Icon and Exemplum in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Popular Japanese Texts for Women
    —Satoko Naito
     
Forum: Women Patrons, Collectors, and Curators
 
  • Royal Tudor Women as Patrons and Curators
    —Valerie Schutte
     
  • Mencía de Mendoza, Marquise of Zenete: Early Modern Spain’s Cultural Ambassador
    —Noelia García Pérez
     
  • Anna of Saxony and her Library
    —Brian Hale
     
  • Madame de Sablé’s Salon of Reconciliation
    —John Conley, S. J.
     
  • Cutting, Arranging, and Pasting: Sarah Sophia Banks as Collector
    —Arlene Leis
     
  • “Une abundance extra ordinaire”: The Porcelain Collection of Amalia van Solms
    —Virginia Treanor