Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Arts (MA)


Art & Art History

First Advisor

Tara Zanardi

Second Advisor

Lynda Klich

Academic Program Adviser

Antonella Pelizzari


The works of Mariano Fortuny y Cabral (1838-1874) illustrate the exploration of an individual's identity that mirrored that of the Spanish nation as a place geographically, temporally, and politically caught in-between, thus confronting the genre of Orientalism by subjecting it to the specificities of a Spanish context.



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