Shearman, John (Kinder Gowran)

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SHEARMAN, John (Kinder Gowran)

SHEARMAN, John (Kinder Gowran). British, b. 1931. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: Courtauld Institute, London, Lecturer, 1957-67, Reader, 1967-74, Professor of the History of Art, 1974-79, and Deputy Director, 1974-78; Princeton University, NJ, Dept. of Art and Archaeology, Professor, 1979-87, Chairman, 1979-85; Harvard University, Professor of Fine Arts, 1987-94, Chairman of Dept., 1989-93, Adams University Professor, 1994- 2002, Emeritus Professor, 2002-. Publications: Andrea del Sarto, 1965; Drawings of Nicolas Poussin IV; Landscape Drawings, 1963; (ed.) Studies in Renaissance and Baroque Art Presented to Anthony Blunt, 1967; Mannerism, 1967, 8th ed. 1990; Raphael's Cartoons, 1972; Catalogue of the Early Italian Paintings in the Collection of H. M. the Queen, 1983; Funzione e Illusione, 1983; Only Connect, 1992. Died 2003.