Emmelyn Butterfield-Rosen

Art & Archaeology

Emmelyn Butterfield-Rosen received her PhD from Princeton’s Department of Art & Archaeology in September 2015. Her dissertation, titled “The Disposition of Persons: Conventions of Pose and the Modernization of Figural Art, 1886–1912,” was advised by Professor Brigid Doherty, and supported by a three-year David E. Finley Fellowship from the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. She is currently the Jane and Morgan Whitney Fellow in the Department of European Paintings at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, where she is revising her dissertation for publication.