Groseclose, Barbara

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GROSECLOSE, Barbara. American, b. 1944. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: University of Wisconsin-Parkside, special lecturer in art history, 1972-74; Ohio State University, Columbus, assistant professor, 1974-80, associate professor, 1980-90, professor of art history, 1991-. U.S. Agency for International Development, lecturer in India and Sri Lanka, 1985; University of Utrecht, Fulbright professor and Walt Whitman Professor of American Studies, 1994; European University, Florence, Fulbright Distinguished Professor of History, 2002; lecturer at colleges and universities. Smithsonian Institution, guest curator at National Collection of Fine Arts, 1974-76, curator for Traveling Exhibition Service, 1988-89; public lecturer in art history; juror for fellowships and awards. Publications: Emanuel Leutze, 1816-1868: Freedom Is the Only King, 1976; (co-editor and contrib.) Literature and the Visual Arts in Contemporary Society, 1985; British Sculpture and the Company Raj: Church Monuments and Public Statuary in Madras, Bombay, and Calcutta, 1995; Nineteenth-Century American Art, 2000. Contributor to exhibition catalogs and books. Contributor of articles and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of Art History, Ohio State University, 108 North Oval Mall, Columbus, OH 43210, U.S.A.