Sir Denis Mahon Essay Prize 2019

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  • Sir Denis Mahon Essay Prize 2019

The Sir Denis Mahon Essay Prize 2019 at The National Gallery
featuring
MAXIME MICHEL, Winner
with his Essay presented as a lecture:
Watteau’s ‘Gersaint Signboard’ (1720) as a marketing tool aimed at the ‘nouveaux riches’ of the John Law system period.

The Sir Denis Mahon Essay Prize 2019 was held at the National Gallery, London, and was hosted by the Director, Dr. Gabriele Finaldi.

Maxime Michel achieved a Graduate Diploma in the History of Art from the Courtauld Institute of Art in 2019, as well as an Accelerated Bachelor’s in History of Art from the Sorbonne University, Paris. He was the 2019 Winner of the Sir Denis Mahon Essay Prize. Between 2014-2018, he completed the Business Law and Management Program at the Edhec Business School and Lille Faculty of Law, achieving a double Master’s cum laude in business law and tax management.

You can also see photographs from the event.