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The Metropolitan Museum Journal, v. 14 (1979)

"An Altarpiece by Giulio Cesare Procaccini"

Christiansen, Keith
8 pages
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Keith Christiansen

Keith Christiansen began his career as assistant curator in 1977 and between 2009 and 2021 was the John Pope-Hennessy Chairman of European Paintings. In his forty-four years at the Museum, he collaborated in the organization of over twenty exhibitions on Italian, Spanish and French artists. He has taught at Columbia University and the Institute of Fine Arts at New York University and was the Clarence and Ruth Wedgewood Kennedy Professor in Renaissance Studies at Smith College (1999) and guest professor at Vassar (2006). In addition to the many acquisitions he pursued that have enriched the Museum’s collection, he has published widely and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, conferred by the Ministry of Arts in France.

Selected publications

Madonna and Child with Saints Francis and Dominic and Angels, Giulio Cesare Procaccini  Italian, Oil on canvas
Giulio Cesare Procaccini
ca. 1612

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