Kathryn Desplanque



Kathryn Desplanque is a sixth year PhD candidate in Art History. Under the supervision of Professor Neil McWilliam, she is writing a dissertation entitled "Art, Commerce, and Caricature: Satirical Images of Artistic Life in Paris, 1750-1850." She works with a collection of 500 late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-century satirical images that target individuals, institutions, and events in Paris' art world. To manage this large collection of works, she uses qualitative data analysis software (nVivo) is exploring options for visualizing her findings to share with the larger research community.