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Erlande-Brandenburg, Alain

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    Full Name: Erlande-Brandenburg, Alain

    Gender: male

    Date Born: 1937

    Home Country/ies: France

    Subject Area(s): Medieval (European)

    Career(s): curators


    Medievalist, chief curator of the Musee de Cluny and the Musee d’Ecouen; president of the French Society of Archaeology. Erlande-Brandenburg was chosen to write a number of French-language surveys on medieval art. In 1983 he produced the Gothic art volume for the Editions d’Art Mazenod and in 1987 volume 34 in the Univers des formes (survey) series on medieval art, 1260-1380.

    Selected Bibliography

    The Cluny Museum. Paris: Ministère de la Culture et de la Communication, 1979. L’art gothique. Paris: Editions d’Art L. Mazenod, 1983, English, Gothic Art. New York: Abrams, 1989; La conquête de l’Europe: 1260-1380. Paris: Gallimard, 1987; Cathedrals and Castles: Building in the Middle Ages. [New York: H. N. Abrams, 1995;


    The International Who’s Who. 72nd edition. London: Routledge, 2008.


    "Erlande-Brandenburg, Alain." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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