Advisory Council

Cristina Acidini

Independent Scholar

Maryan W. Ainsworth

Curator of European Paintings
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Denise Allen

Curator
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dr. Victoria Avery, FSA

Keeper, Applied Arts
The Fitzwilliam Museum

Malcolm C. Baker

Distinguished Professor
University of California, Riverside

Peter Barnet

Department of Medieval Art and the Cloisters
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Andrea Bayer

Curator, Department of European Paintings
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Peter Bell

Assistant Curator of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Francesca G. Bewer

Research Curator
Harvard Art Museums

Antonia Boström

Keeper of European Sculpture, Metalwork, Ceramics, and Glass
Victoria and Albert Museum

Bruce Boucher

Director
John Soane Museum

Kathleen Weil-Garris Brandt

Professor of Fine Arts
New York University

Geneviéve Bresc-Bautier

Curator, Department of Sculptures
Musée du Louvre

Lorenzo Buonanno

Assistant Professor of Art
University of Massachusetts Boston

Dr. Jens Burk

Curator, Sculpture and Painting 1550-1800
Bayerisches Nationalmuseum

Andrew Butterfield

Dealer and Art Historian
Andrew Butterfield Fine Arts, LLC

Francesco Caglioti

Professor of Art History
University of Naples Federico II

Marietta Cambareri

Curator of Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Matteo Ceriana

Director, Gallerie dell’Accademia
Polo Museale Veneziano

Keith Christiansen

John Pope-Hennessy Chairman of European Paintings
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Michael Cole

Professor, Italian Renaissance and Baroque Art
Columbia University

Paola D’Agostino

Director
Museo Nazionale del Bargello

Alan Phipps Darr

Senior Curator of the European Art Department and Walter B. Ford II Family Curator of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts
Detroit Institute of Art

Laure de Margerie

Director of French Sculpture Census
University of Texas at Dallas

C.D. Dickerson, III

Curator and Department Head, Sculpture and Decorative Arts
National Gallery of Art

James David Draper

Curator, European Sculpture and Decorative Arts Department
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Renate Eikelmann

Director
Bayerisches Nationalmuseum, Munich

Colin Eisler

Robert Lehman Professor of Fine Arts
Institute of Fine Arts, New York University

Professor David Ekserdijian

Head of Department of History of Art and Film
University of Leicester

Caroline Elam

Senior Research Fellow
The Warburg Institute, University of London

Sam Fogg

Dealer in sculpture and manuscripts, Renaissance and Medieval
Sam Fogg, Ltd., London

David Freedberg

Director
The Warburg Institute, University of London

Leslie Gat

Principle Objects Conservator
Art Conservation Group

Frederick Ilchman

Mrs. Russell W. Baker Curator of Paintings, Art of Europe
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Sir Mark Jones

Master of St. Cross College
University of Oxford

Alexander Kader

Head of Department, Europe; European Sculpture & Works of Art 
Sotheby’s

Danny Katz

Dealer in Old Master sculpture
Daniel Katz Ltd, London

Ethan Matt Kavaler

Director, Centre for Reformation and Renaissance Studies
Professor University of Toronto

Dr. Wolfram Koeppe

Marina Kellen French Curator,
Department of European Sculpture and Decorative Arts

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dr. Volker Krahn

Senior Curator
Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst

Dr. Claudia Kryza-Gersch

Curator
Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden

Manfred Leithe-Jasper

Doktor Hofrat
Palais Liechtenstein, Vienna

Mary L. Levkoff

Director
Hearst Castle Museum

Charles T. Little

Curator of Medieval Art, The Cloisters
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Alison Luchs

Curator of Early European Sculpture
National Gallery of Art

Eleonora Luciano

Associate Curator of Sculpture
National Gallery of Art

Philippe Malgouyres

Department of Objects of Art
Musée du Louvre

Jonathan Marsden

Director
The Royal Collection, London

Patrick McGrady

Charles V. Hallman Curator, Palmer Museum of Art
The Pennsylvania State University

Sarah McPhee

Professor of Art History
Emory University, Atlanta

Sascha Mehringer

Dealer in sculpture and works of art
S. Mehringer, Munich

Dr. Jennifer Montagu, CBE LVO FBA

Honorary Fellow
The Warburg Institute, University of London

Tomaso Montanari

Professor of Art History
University of Naples Federico II

Peta Motture, FSA

Senior Curator of Sculpture
Victoria and Albert Museum

Tommaso Mozzati

Research Fellow
Università degli Studi di Perugia

Professor Susie Nash

Head of Renaissance Section
The Courtauld Institute of Art

Jonathan K. Nelson

Faculty Associate, Art History Department
Syracuse University in Florence

Victoria Newhouse

Architectural historian

Dr. Nicholas Penny

Former Director, 2008-2015
The National Gallery, London

Anne Poulet

Director Emerita
The Frick Collection

Patricia Rubin

Judy and Michael Steinhardt Director, Institute of Fine Arts
New York University

Salvador Salort-Pons

Director
The Detroit Institute of Arts

Guilhem Scherf

Chief Curator, Department of Sculptures
Musée du Louvre

Eike Schmidt

Director
Galleria degli Uffizi

Prof. Dr. Frits Scholten

Senior Curator of Sculpture
Rijksmuseum

Anne Markham Schulz

Independent scholar

Margaret H. Schwartz

Head of Department, European Works of Art & Sculpture
Sotheby’s

Philippe Sénéchal

Professor of the History of Modern Art
Université de Picardie Jules Verne

Tony Sigel

Conservator of Objects and Sculpture
Harvard Art Museums

Jeffrey Chipps Smith, Ph.D.

Professor
College of Fine Arts, The University of Texas at Austin

Jack Soultanian

Conservator
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Richard E. Stone

Conservator
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Prof. Deborah Swallow

Director
The Courtauld Institute of Art

Luke Syson

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Curator in Charge,
European Sculpture and Decorative Arts

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dino Tomasso

Dealer in Antique and Renaissance sculpture
Tomasso Brothers Fine Art, London

Richard Townsend

Independent Scholar

Dr. Holly Trusted, FSA

Senior Curator of Sculpture
Victoria & Albert Museum

Robert van Langh

Head of Conservation and Restoration
Rijksmuseum

George Wachter

Co-Chairman, Old Master Paintings Worldwide
Sotheby’s

Ian Wardropper

Director
The Frick Collection

Jeremy Warren, FSA

Independent Scholar

Patricia Wengraf

Dealer in Fine European Sculpture and Works of Art
Patricia Wengraf Ltd, London

Dr. Matthias Weniger

Consultant for Sculpture and Paintings Before 1550
Bayerisches Nationalmuseum

Dr. Dimitrios Zikos

Independent Scholar
Florence

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