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Predoctoral Dissertation Fellows, 1965 – 2017

1984 – 1985

Susan MacMillan Arensberg [The Johns Hopkins University]
Samuel H. Kress Fellow, 1983 – 1985
The Padua Bible

Barbara Butts [Harvard University]
Chester Dale Fellow, 1984 – 1985
"Dürerschuler" Hans Süss von Kulmbach

Francesca Consagra [The Johns Hopkins University]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1984 – 1985
The De Rossi Print-Publishing House: 1615 – 1739

Linda Docherty [University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill]
Lawrence and Barbara Fleischman Fellow, 1983 – 1985
A Search for Identity: American Art Criticism and the Concept of the Native School, 1876 – 1893

David Gillerman [New York University, Institute of Fine Arts]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1984 – 1985
S. Fortunato, Todi


Lucy MacClintock [Harvard University]

David E. Finley Fellow, 1982 – 1985
Eugène Delacroix and the Significance of Finish in Romantic Painting

Carol McMichael [University of Texas at Austin]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1984 – 1985
Denver 1893–1941: Architecture, Urbanism, and the City Beautiful

Judith Testa, University of Chicago  not in residence
Robert H. and Clarice Smith Fellow, 1984 – 1985
The Beatty Rosarium, a Manuscript with Miniatures by Simon Bening

Linda Wolk [University of Michigan, Ann Arbor]
Mary Davis Fellow, 1983 – 1985
The Paintings of Perino del Vaga (1501 – 1547)


1983 – 1984

Susan J. Barnes [Institute of Fine Arts, New York University]
David E. Finley Fellow, 1981 – 1984
Van Dyck in Italy (November 1621 – January 1628)

Douglas Crimp [The Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1983 – 1984
The Museum's Culture: A Postmodern Perspective

Katherine Fraser Fischer [Harvard University]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1983 – 1984
The Rebuilding of the Palais de Justice in Paris in the Nineteenth Century

Christopher Johns [University of Delaware]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1983 – 1984
The Influence of the Paleochristian Revival on the Art Patronage of Pope Clement XI Albani, 1700 – 1721

Jennifer Licht [Columbia University]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1983 – 1984
The Peace of Amiens: Art in France and England in 1809

Thomas S. Michie [Yale University]

Samuel H. Kress Fellow, 1982 – 1984
The Willards and Collaborating Craftsmen in Boston, 1780 – 1830

Lawrence W. Nichols [Columbia University]
  not in residence
Robert H. and Clarice Smith Fellow, 1983 – 1984
The Paintings of Hendrick Goltzius, 1558 – 1617

Steven Ostrow [Princeton University]
Samuel H. Kress Fellow, 1982 – 1984
The History and Decoration of the Sistine and Pauline Chapels in Santa Maria Maggiore


1982 – 1983

Hilary Meg Ballon [Massachusetts Institute of Technology]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1982 – 1983
The Places Royales of Henri IV and the Urban Development of Paris 1600 – 1610

Dawson W. Carr [New York University, Institute of Fine Arts]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1982 – 1983
The Fresco Decorations of Luca Giordano in Spain

Anita Joplin [University of California, Berkeley]
Robert H. and Clarice Smith Fellow, 1981 – 1983
Jan Bruegel and the Encyclopaedic Collection

Franklin Kelly [University of Delaware]

Samuel H. Kress Fellow, 1981 – 1983
Frederic Church and the North American Landscape

Catherine Levesque [Columbia University]
  not in residence
Robert H. and Clarice Smith Fellow, 1982 – 1983
God, Man, and Nature: Dutch Landscape Painting 1560 – 1660

Marcus L. Rautman [Indiana University]  not in residence
Chester Dale Fellow, 1982 – 1983
The Church of the Holy Apostles in Thessaloniki: A Study in Palaeologan Architecture

George T. M. Shackelford [Yale University]

David E. Finley Fellow, 1980 – 1983
The Dance Compositions of Edgar Degas

M. E. Warlick [The University of Maryland]
Chester Dale Fellow, 1982 – 1983
Max Ernst's Collage Novel, Une semaine de bonté

Fronia E. Wissman [Yale University]

Samuel H. Kress Fellow, 1981 – 1983
The Lyric Landscape: Poetry and Music in the Late Salon Paintings of Camille Coro

1981 – 1982

Jefferson C. Harrison [University of Virginia]
David E. Finley Fellow, 1978 – 1982
Catalogue Raisonné of Martin van Heemskerck

Brian Lukacher [University of Delaware]

Chester Dale Fellow, 1981 – 1982
Architectural Fantasy in English Romantic Art

Patricia Mainardi [City University of New York]
Chester Dale Fellow, 1981 – 1982
Universal Expositions in Paris, 1855 – 1900

Andrea L. Matthies [S.U.N.Y., Binghamton]
Chester Dale Fellow, 1981 – 1982
Building Technologies in Late Medieval Manuscript Illumination

Martha Pollak [Massachusetts Institute of Technology]
Chester Dale Fellow, 1981 – 1982
The Civic Expansions of Turin in the 1620s and 1670s


1980 – 1981

Celeste Brusati [University of California, Berkeley]
Robert H. and Clarice Smith Fellow, 1980 – 1981
Pictorial Representation in Art and Theoretical Writing of Samuel van Hoogstraten (1627 – 1678)

Jay A. Chewning [Massachusetts Institute of Technology]

Samuel H. Kress Fellow, 1980 – 1981
W. R. Ware, Architectural Educator

Edward N. Kaufman [Yale University]
David E. Finley Fellow, 1978 – 1981
Architecture of E. B. Lamb

Charles Licka [University of Washington, Seattle]
Chester Dale Fellow, 1980 – 1981
Science and Imagination in the Art of Joseph Cornell

David H. Steel [Bryn Mawr College]
Samuel H. Kress Fellow, 1980 – 1981
The Fresco Decoration of the Chiostro dei Carracci at San Michele in Bosco, Bologna