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Oleron Evans
Queen Mary, University of London
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art history, cultural history, historiography, translation, cultural transfers
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About Me

I am an art historian specialising in cultural transfers and historiography (19th-20th century) with a focus on women art historians and on the interrelation of art and translation. I am currently writing a monograph on Linda Nochlin.

Recent Publications

(In press) ‘”Une culture traductrice”: quand des historiens de l’art (se) traduisent’, Revue germanique internationale (commissioned for a special issue on Histoire et histoire de l’art en traduction), 2020

Art Practice and Art History in Fin de Siècle Alsace: the Art Journal Das Kunstgewerbe in Elsass-Lothringen’, Journal of Art Historiography 19, 2018.

‘Vers une discipline? Les discours sur l’art au Royaume-Uni pendant la Première Guerre mondiale’, in: A. Frenet, M. Passini, S. Combescure (ed.), Hommes et patrimoines en guerre, l’heure du choix, Dijon, Presses universitaires de Dijon, 2018.

Housing the Art of the Nation: The Home as Museum in Gustav F. Waagen’s Treasures of Art in Great Britain‘, Nineteenth Century Art Worldwide, 2018.

Nikolaus Pevsner, arpenteur des arts, Paris, Démopolis, 2015.




Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
British Isles, England, France, Germany, United Kingdom, United States
Expertise by Chronology
5, 8
Expertise by Topic
Art & Architectural History, Book History, Holocaust & Nazi Persecution, Museums, Women