Remembering Anne d'Harnoncourt (1943–2008)

  title={Remembering Anne d'Harnoncourt (1943–2008)},
  author={Kathleen A. Foster},
  journal={American Art},
  pages={118 - 120}
of Art. American artists, collectors, and scholars, especially those working as curators, will long remember her as a majestic presence in the field—a warm and stately presence too, with her sweeping scarves and silver jewelry, and her musical voice on the audioguide. She was a mentor to her staff, champion of Philadelphia’s cultural community, and sachem to museum directors nationwide. Knowing Anne for decades from a distance and then working by her side at the museum since 2002, I came to…