Art Bulletin of Victoria 31 includes many fascinating essays that relate to works in the NGV’s collection.

Such essays include: Bea Maddock’s ‘The makings of a trilogy’; Ursula Hoff’s ‘Variation, transformation and interpretation: Watteau and Lucian Freud’; and Emma Devapriam’s essay titled ‘The interior of St Janskerk at Gouda by Hendrick Cornelisz’.

Also featured in the issue Mae Anna Pang’s analysis of the Chinese artist Lu Ji, Robert N. Essick’s analysis of the innovative artist and poet William Blake’s plate 51 – Jerusalem; and Catheline Périer-D’leteren’s essay ‘Contributions to the study of the Triptych with the miracles of Christ, The marriage of Cana’.

We hope you will enjoy reading these articles which have been crafted with significant research and scholarship.

Sonia Dean, Literary Editor