University of Oregon

Department of the History of Art and Architecture

Kathleen D. Nicholson

Kathleen D. Nicholson
Kathleen D. Nicholson

Professor, Emeritus
Lawrence Hall 382
Phone: 541-346-2130
University of Pennsylvania, Ph.D., 1977
Curriculum Vitae

Professor Nicholson received her Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania in 1977. Her research and teaching interests focus on late 18th- and 19th-century art, and range from J.M.W. Turner and British landscape paintings to 18th-century French allegorical portraits of women.




'The Ideology of Feminine 'Virtue': The Vestal Virgin in French Eighteenth- Century Allegorical Portraiture.'
In Portraiture: Facing the Subject

Manchester: Manchester University Press, 1996
Turner's Classical Landscapes
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1990