Pierre Rosenberg

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Pierre Rosenberg
Born Pierre Max Rosenberg
(1936-04-13) April 13, 1936 (age 79)
Paris, France
Nationality French
Education École du Louvre
Occupation Art historian

Pierre Max Rosenberg (born 13 April 1936 in Paris) is a French art historian and essayist. He was Slade Professor of Fine Art at the University of Cambridge in 1986.


A native of Paris, Rosenberg graduated from the École du Louvre. He joined the Musée du Louvre in 1962 as an assistant. After his promotion to curator, he later became director of the museum in 1994 and served at this post until 2001.

Rosenberg was elected to the Académie française on 7 December 1995. He is also an honorary member of the Accademia delle Arti del Disegno of Florence.[1]



  1. ^ Accademici d'Onore (Italian)

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