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Agricola, Filippo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 161 words.

Italian, 19th century, male.

Born 1795, in Urbino; died 1857, in Rome.

Painter. Religious subjects, portraits.

Filippo Agricola trained at the Accademia di San...

Arter, Paul Julius

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Prints and Printmaking; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art. 86 words.

Swiss, 19th century, male.

Born 1797, in Zurich; died 1839, in Munich.

Painter, engraver, lithographer. Landscapes.

An amateur artist who produced a series of...

Ashburnham Pentateuch

Dorothy Verkerk.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Book Arts and Illustration; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; Christian Art. 504 words.

Illuminated manuscript of the first five books of the Old Testament (now incomplete), dating from the late 6th or early 7th century (Paris, Bib.N., MS. nouv. acq. lat. 2334) and named...

Aynalov, Dmitry

Oxana Cleminson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 381 words.

(Vlas’yevich)

(b Mariupol’, Feb 20, 1862; d Leningrad [now St Petersburg], Dec 12, 1939).

Russian art historian of Ukrainian birth. He studied first in Odessa at...

Baltrušaitis, Jurgis, II

Kirk Ambrose.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Sculpture and Carving; History of Art; Book Arts and Illustration; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art; Greek and Roman Art; 19th-Century Art; Buddhist Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 471 words.

(b Moscow, May 7, 1903; d Paris, Jan 25, 1988).

Lithuanian art historian, scholar of folklore and Egyptology, and diplomat of Russian birth. Son of the celebrated Lithuanian...

Barovier family

Rosa Barovier Mentasti.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 560 words.

Italian family of glassmakers. The family are recorded as working in Murano, Venice, as early as 1324, when Iacobello Barovier and his sons Antonio Barovier and Bartolomeo Barovier (b Mura...

Bayet, Charles

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 277 words.

(b Liège, May 25, 1849; d Toulon, Sept 17, 1918).

Belgian administrator, historian and art historian. During his early career Bayet spent some years at the French schools of...

Bell, Gertrude

Stephen Hill.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Architecture; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; Islamic Art; 20th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; East Asian Art. 596 words.

(Margaret Lowthian)

(b Washington, Co. Durham, July 14, 1868; d Baghdad, 11/July 12, 1926).

English archaeologist and architectural historian. The first woman to achieve...

Bertaux, Emile

Tessa Garton.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 524 words.

(b Fontenay-sous-Bois, May 23, 1869; d Jan 8, 1917).

French writer. In 1893 he became a member of the Ecole Française de Rome and began an extensive and systematic study of...

Bevan, Charles

Rosamond Allwood.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art; Professional Interior Design; Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 19th-Century Art. 333 words.

(fl London, 1865–82).

English furniture designer and manufacturer. He may have been trained by the Gothic Revival architect and furniture designer J. P. Seddon, whose work...

Boase, T(homas) S(herrer) R(oss)

Laura Cleaver.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 448 words.

(b Dundee, Aug 31, 1898; d London, April 14, 1974).

British art historian, scholar, and teacher. Boase studied history at Magdalen College, Oxford before teaching at Hertford...

Bond, Richard

Darryl Patrick.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 18th-Century Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 251 words.

(fl 1820–50).

American architect. There is evidence that Bond was trained by Solomon Willard. Certain of Bond’s designs suggest the Greek Revival approach that Willard brought...

Bonfigli, Benedetto

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; 17th-Century Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Religious Art; Christian Art; 19th-Century Art. 257 words.

Italian, 15th century, male.

Born c. 1420, in Perugia; died 8 July 1496, in Perugia.

Painter, fresco artist. Religious subjects.

Perugian School.

In the...

Bony, Jean

Betsy L. Chunko.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; Industrial and Commercial Art; 20th-Century Art. 415 words.

(b Le Mans, Nov 1, 1908; d Brisbane, Australia, July 7, 1995).

French architectural historian, active also in America. Bony was educated at the Sorbonne, receiving his agregationnull...

Branner, Robert

Stephen Murray.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 402 words.

(b New York, Jan 13, 1927; d New York, Nov 26, 1973).

American scholar of Gothic architecture. He majored in classics at Yale University and served in the US Army in Europe...

Brooks, James

Stefan Muthesius.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 19th-Century Art. 664 words.

(b Hatford, Wantage, Berks, March 30, 1825; d London, Oct 7, 1901).

English architect and designer. Along with G. F. Bodley and J. L. Pearson he was the major designer of...

Brooks, Thomas

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 86 words.

(b 1811; d 1887).

American furniture-maker based in New York. He was active from 1841, when he entered into a partnership, and was based in Brooklyn from the 1850s. The...

Browne, George

Donna McGee.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 505 words.

(b Belfast, Nov 5, 1811; d Montreal, Nov 19, 1885).

Canadian architect of Irish origin. The son of an architect of the same name, he arrived in Quebec City in 1830. He...

Brummer family

Leslie Bussis Tait.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art. 568 words.

American art dealers of Hungarian birth, active also in France. Joseph Brummer (b Zombor, Hungary (now Sombor, Serbia), 1883; d New York, 14 April 1947) trained as a sculptor, studying...

Burges, William

David Prout.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 19th-Century Art. 2103 words.

(b London, Dec 2, 1827; d London, April 20, 1881).

English architect and designer. His flamboyant and original High Victorian architectural style was influenced by French...