A wave of appraisal marks the 500th anniversary of Hieronymus Bosch’s death….
In “How to See,” David Salle aims to help the reader make sense of the sometimes perplexing world of contemporary art….
Ross King’s “Mad Enchantment: Claude Monet and the Painting of the Water Lilies” is an engaging and authoritative portrait of the aged artist and his travails….
Paul Staiti’s “Of Arms and Artists” and Jane Kamensky’s “A Revolution in Color: The World of John Singleton Copley” focus on Revolutionary-era culture….
In “The Art of Rivalry,” Sebastian Smee writes about four art-world friendships that blended inspiration and ire….