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Aubert, Marcel

Anne Prache.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 20th-Century Art. 262 words.

(b Paris, April 9, 1884; d Paris, Dec 28, 1962).

French art historian. The son of an architect, he graduated from the Ecole des Chartes in Paris in 1907 and became a DLitt in...

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...

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...

Butler, Howard Crosby

Lawrence E. Butler.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Architecture; Art Education; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Art of the United States; Greek and Roman Art; 20th-Century Art. 365 words.

(b Croton Falls, NY, March 7, 1872; d Paris, Aug 13, 1922).

American archaeologist and teacher. After receiving his MA in 1893 from Princeton University with a fellowship in...

Castel Sant’Elia

Delia Kottmann.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Painting; Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Christian Art; 20th-Century Art. 585 words.

Italian village in Lazio, north of Rome, known for its church. The church of SS Anastasius and Nonnosus is all that remains of the 6th-century Benedictine monastery, which submitted to...

Centre d’études supérieures de civilisation médiévale

Stephanie Luther.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Architecture; History of Art; Book Arts and Illustration; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; Christian Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 338 words.

[CESCM]

French organization founded in Poitiers in 1953. The Centre d’études supérieures de civilisation médiévale (CECSM) is affiliated with the Université de Poitiers, the...

Cloquet, Louis

Luc Verpoest.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; Art Education; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 363 words.

(b Feluy, Jan 10, 1849; d Ghent, Jan 11, 1920).

Belgian architect and writer. He trained as a civil engineer under Adolphe Pauli at the Ecole Spéciale de Génie Civil of the State...

Conant, K(enneth) J(ohn)

Joseph R. Kopta.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Architecture; History of Art; 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. 356 words.

(b Neenah, WI, June 28, 1894; d Bedford, MA, March 4, 1984).

American architectural historian. Conant was the leading 20th-century American architectural historian specializing...

Cram, Ralph Adams

Douglass Shand-Tucci.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; 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. 1209 words.

(b Hampton Falls, NH, Dec 16, 1863; d Boston, Sept 22, 1942).

American architect and writer. Cram was the leading Gothic Revival architect in North America in the first half of...

D’Aronco, Raimondo

Vincenzo Fontana.

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; 20th-Century Art. 742 words.

(b Gemona, Udine, Aug 31, 1857; d San Remo, Imperia, May 3, 1932).

Italian architect. The son of a building contractor, at 14 he was working as a mason in Graz, Austria, and...

Darling & Pearson

William Dendy.

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; 20th-Century Art. 417 words.

Canadian architectural partnership formed in 1895 by Frank Darling (1850–1923) and John (Andrew) Pearson (1867–1940). Frank Darling’s career was founded in the Gothic Revival and...

Frankl, Paul

Paul Crossley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art. 857 words.

(b Prague, 1879; d Princeton, NJ, Jan 30, 1962).

American art historian. He first trained as an architect but, in his early thirties, he turned to the study of art history and...

Goodhue, Bertram

Douglass Shand-Tucci.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography; Architecture; Book Arts and Illustration; 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. 1085 words.

(Grosvenor)

(b Pomfret, CT, April 28, 1869; d New York, April 23, 1924).

American architect and illustrator. In 1892–1913 he worked in partnership with Ralph Adams...

Gothic Revival

Georg Germann, Melissa Ragain and Pippa Shirley.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Fashion, Jewellery, and Body Art; Professional Interior Design; Metalwork; Architecture; Textiles and Embroidery; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 10918 words.

Term applied to a style of architecture and the decorative arts inspired by the Gothic architecture of medieval Europe. It has been particularly widely applied to churches but has also...

Longhurst, Margaret

Paul Williamson.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 20th-Century Art. 237 words.

(Helen)

(b Aug 5, 1882; d Aldbourne, Wilts, Jan 26, 1958).

English museum curator and art historian. She started voluntary work in the Department of Architecture and...

Marsh & Jones

Gordon Campbell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online February 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Professional Interior Design; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Early Medieval, Romanesque and Gothic Art; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 108 words.

English cabinetmaking firm in Leeds, prominent in the late 19th century. The company began as Messrs Kendell & Co., which was bought in 1864 by John Marsh and Edward Jones. Their...

Millet, Gabriel

Sebastian Wormell.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture; History of Art; African Art (Sub-Saharan); Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 305 words.

(b St Louis, Senegal, 1867; d Paris, May 8, 1953).

French art and architectural historian. His main interest was in Byzantine art of the medieval period, and he was one of...

Orlandos, Anastasios

Dimitris Tsougarakis.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation, Preservation, and Care of Artworks; Archaeology; Architecture; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Greek and Roman Art; 20th-Century Art. 388 words.

(b Athens, Dec 23, 1887; d Athens, Oct 6, 1979).

Greek architect and archaeologist. He graduated from the National Polytechnic at Athens as an architect in 1908 and gained his...

Prache, Anne

Charles T. Little.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online September 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ceramic Arts, Pottery, and Glass; Architecture; History of Art; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 369 words.

(b Paris, 1931; d May 1, 2009).

French art historian of medieval art. As Professor of the University of Paris IV (Paris-Sorbonne) from 1981 until 1998, she was a leading...