Mendell, Elizabeth

Full Name: 
Mendell, Elizabeth Lawrence
Other Names: 
Elizabeth Lawrence
Year Born: 
1905
Place Born: 
Pennsylvania
Home Country: 
USA
Institution: 
Yale University (student)
Gender: 
female
Overview: 

Scholar of English romanesque sculpture and architecture.  Mendell studied medieval art at Yale University under Henri Focillon and Jean Bony.  She completed  her disseration in 1939 writing on the romanesque church at Saintonge, France.  The following year it was published as part of the Yale Historical Publications the following year. She was married Clarena W. Mendell (b. 1885).

Selected Bibliography: 

[dissertaton:] Romanesque Sculpture in Saintonge. Yale University, 1939, Published, Yale Historical Publications, 1940, New Haven: Yale University Press. 1940.

Contributor: 
Kerry Rork