Joseph Leo Koerner is Victor S. Thomas Professor of the History of Art and Architecture at Harvard and the 2013 Slade Professor of Fine Art at Oxford.
 (February 2013)

IN THE REVIEW

Glories of Classicism

Diego Velázquez: The Rokeby Venus, circa 1648–1651

The Classical Tradition

edited by Anthony Grafton, Glenn W. Most, and Salvatore Settis
Over a thousand pages in length, with some five hundred articles surveying the survival, transmission, and reception of the cultures of Greek and Roman antiquity, The Classical Tradition is a low-cost Wunderkammer, a vast cabinet of curiosities.