A biographical and methodological database intended as a beginning point to learning the background of major art historians of western art history. A free, copyrighted, scholarly database for the use of researchers, students and the public.


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Scholar of Christian iconography in Renaissance and modern religious painting. Ziegert was raised in several small Wisconsin towns.

Feminist art historian and critic; founded Feminist Art Journal. Nemser received a B.A. in Education from Brooklyn College concentrating on eighteenth and nineteenth-century literature.

Composer, painter, and art theorist; art historian of Dutch art, particularly Brueghel the Elder.  Popper was the son of the cellist David Popper (1843-1913) and Sophie Menter (Popper) (1846–1918),

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Dictionary of Art Historians, Lee Sorensen, ed. http://www.arthistorians.info.


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