Eleanore Neumann

Edgar Shannon Fellow
Des Moines, Iowa
B.A. Vassar College (2007)
M.A. Courtauld Institute of Art University of London (2013)
Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Art History


Eleanore Neumann is a doctoral candidate in the McIntire Department of Art at the University of Virginia where she is writing a dissertation entitled “The Global Landscapes of Maria Graham (1785-1842).” She studies the intersection of landscape, gender, travel, and empire in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century British art and visual culture. She received a B.A. in art history and Hispanic studies from Vassar College and an M.A. in art history from the Courtauld Institute of Art. Neumann has curated exhibitions at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and, most recently, the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection of the University of Virginia.

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The Global Landscapes of Maria Graham (1785-1842)

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