Archive for the ‘Arts’ Category

Temples of Cloacina

In Arts, History, Yale on February 13, 2009 at 10:39 am

 What were John Trumbull’s “Temples of Cloacina?”

  1. A painting of Roman temples
  2. Follies constructed on his estate
  3. Outhouses behind the Brick Row
  4. A poem he wrote after visiting Rome



Star Quality

In Arts on February 6, 2009 at 4:58 pm

Which well-known Yalie made a cameo appearance in the popular 1938 film “Bringing up Baby?”







  1. Handsome Dan
  2. Peabody’s Pride
  3. Vincent Price
  4. Paul Mellon