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Scholar of fin-de-siècle Germanic art and music; Southern Methodist University professor of art history. Alessandra Comini was born in Winona, Minnesota to Eleanor Frances (“Megan”) Laird (Comini), a writer, and Raiberto Comini, a hotel-and- business owner in Geneva, Ibiza (island) and London, in 1934.

Scholar of classical sculpture, architecture, and musical iconography. Richard Brilliant characterizes Wegner among the group of art historians writing between World War I and World War II who followed the example of Aloïs Riegl in attempting to define late antique art as its own style and not simply a declined version of a greater era.