Associate Professor of Art History, Chair of Department of Art, and Director of Art History Division

Research Interests

  • Italian 16th and 17th c. Art and Science
  • Italian Drawings
  • 19th c. American Arts (especially Renaissance revivals and natural history images)
  • Arts in Peru
Peruvian, Early Nazca (Nazca Z) ca. 100-300 AD
 Bridge-spout Vessel   buff clay with polychrome slip
8 x 7 inches Museum Purchase, Florence C. Quinby Fund, in memory of Henry Cole Quinby, Honorary Degree, 1916. 
Bowdoin College Museum of Art 1969.86
Peruvian relic photo peruvian relic image
Susan Wegner headshot


  • PhD, Bryn Mawr College
  • MA, Bryn Mawr College
  • BA, University of Wisconsin–Madison