Dictionary of Art Historians

A biographical database of historic art historians of western art. A free, scholarly resource for scholars, students, and publics. Continually updated.


Recent Entries

Private scholar, biographer and historian of Italian Renaissance art.  Waters was the son of William Waters whose family traced its Norfolk,lineage back to Elizabeth I.  He was educated at Ipswich

Architectural- and garden historian;  photographer.  Born to a British military officer stationed at the time at the Khyber Pass, Pakistan, she grew up in a military family.&nbs

Brettell was born in Rochester, New York.  When he was eight his family moved to Denver, Colorado, and spent his formative years there.

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General Citation

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


Individual Entries

Chicago "Turabian"

Sorensen, Lee, ed. "[Entry Title]." Dictionary of Art Historians (website). https://arthistorians.info/[path].


Sorensen, Lee, ed. "[Entry Title]." Dictionary of Art Historians. 28 Jun 2022 https://arthistorians.info/[path].


Sorensen, Lee, ed. "[Entry Title]." In Dictionary of Art Historians. Retrieved June 28, 2022, Web site: https://arthistorians.info/[path].

Columbia Online

Sorensen, Lee, ed. "[Entry Title]." Dictionary of Art Historians (28 Jun 2022).