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Sirarpie Der Nersessian Papers and Photographs, 1939-1966 (ICFA)

  • MS.BZ.005
  • Collection
  • 1939 - 1966

Sirarpie Der Nersessian was one of the pioneers of Armenian-Byzantine art history. She established the methodology for the study of Armenian illuminated manuscripts and incorporated Armenian art into the scope of Byzantine art history. Over the co...

Der Nersessian, Sirarpie

Ernst Kitzinger Research Papers and Photographs, 1940s-1980s

  • MS.BZ.016
  • Collection
  • 1940 - 1989

The collection documents the fieldwork project undertaken by Kitzinger to survey twelfth-century Norman mosaics in Sicily during the 1950s, including those at the Capella Palatina and Martorana in Palermo and at the cathedrals in Cefalù and Monrea...

Kitzinger, Ernst

David Robbins Coffin Papers, 1918-2003

  • MS.GL.001
  • Collection

The collection consists of Coffin's personal papers and materials relating to his teaching career at Princeton University and his scholarly research interests in Renaissance architecture and garden history. Materials include notebooks, index cards...

Coffin, David R.

Dumbarton Oaks Research Archive, ca. 1940s

  • MS.BZ.018
  • Collection

In the academic year of 1941-1942, Dumbarton Oaks initiated two research projects (or a research program)—"Fontes" and "Archives of Byzantine Art" (also known as "Archives" or "Research Archives")—that was initially supervised by Wilhelm Koehler (...

Friend, Albert Mathias, Jr.

Corpus for Wall Mosaics in the North Adriatic Area, ca. 1974-1990s

  • MS.BZ.009
  • Collection
  • 1974 - 1999

This collection includes comprehensive research and conservation materials of mosaics in the North Adriatic area, a project co-sponsored by Dumbarton Oaks. Sites include Italy: Venice, San Marco; Torcello, Cathedral; Trieste, San Giusto; Murano, S...

Ritter, Ekkehard