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Haverkamp Begemann, Egbert

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    Full Name: Haverkamp Begemann, Egbert

    Gender: male

    Date Born: unknown

    Date Died: unknown

    Home Country/ies: Netherlands


    Professor of art history at the Institute of Fine Arts, NYU and Yale University. He moved permanently to the United States in 1959. While a professor at Yale in the 1970s, Haverkamp helped convert a colleague in the economics department, Mike Montias, to study the art markets of the Dutch republic. Haverkamp was named John Langeloth Loeb professor emeritus at New York University’s Institute of Fine Arts. His students included Ronni Baer, Alan Chong, Stephanie Dickey, Wayne Franits, Thomas Kren, Otto Naumann, Nanette Salomon, Joaneath Spicer and Peter Sutton.

    Selected Bibliography

    [complete bibliography:] Essays on Northern European Art Presented to Egbert Haverkamp Begemann on his Sixtieth Birthday. Doornspijk (Netherlands): Davaco, 1983, pp.309-14; The Achilles Series. Corpus Rubenianum Ludwig Burchard, Part X. London and New York: Phaidon, 1975; Rembrandt: The Nightwatch. Princeton Essays on the Arts, 12. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1982.


    Liedtke, Walter. “The Study of Dutch Art in America.” Artibus et Historiae 21, no. 41 (2000): 207-220;


    "Haverkamp Begemann, Egbert." Dictionary of Art Historians (website).

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