Michael Kauffmann

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Professor Emeritus Claus Michael Kauffmann (born 5 February 1931)[1] was Director of the Courtauld Institute, London, from 1985-1995.[2] He was succeeded by Eric Fernie. Kauffmann is a Fellow of the British Academy.[3]

Selected publications[edit]

  • The Baths of Pozzuoli. A study of the medieval illuminations of Peter of Eboli's poem, Bruno Cassirer, Oxford, 1959.
  • The Legend of St. Ursula. [A survey based on the painting “The Martyrdom of St. Ursula and the Eleven Thousand Virgins” in the Victoria and Albert Museum and other works. With reproductions.], Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1964.
  • The Barbizon school, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1965.
  • Paintings at Apsley House, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1965.
  • An altar-piece of the Apocalypse from Master Bertram's Workshop in Hamburg, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1968.
  • Romanesque MSS 1066-1190, Harvey Miller, London, 1975.
  • Paintings, water-colours and miniatures, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, 1978. ISBN 0905209109
  • John Varley: 1778-1842, Batsford in association with the Victoria & Albert Museum, 1984. ISBN 0713434023
  • Biblical imagery in medieval England 700-1550, Harvey Miller Publishers, London, 2002. ISBN 1872501044


  1. ^ ‘KAUFFMANN, Prof. C. Michael’, Who's Who 2013, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2013; online edn, Oxford University Press, Dec 2012 ; online edn, Nov 2012 accessed 28 April 2013
  2. ^ A History of the Courtauld The Courtauld Institute of Art, 2013. Retrieved 26 April 2013. Archived here.
  3. ^ British Academy Fellows Record for: KAUFFMANN, Professor Michael. British Academy, 2013. Retrieved 26 April 2013. Archived here.