M. Alison Stones, Ph.D., F.S.A., Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres

    255 W 95th St Apt 5A New York NY 10052 USA

    Chauzanaud Savignac-les-Églises 24420 France

    email: mastones@hotmail.com or mastones@gmail.com

    http://www.mastones.pitt.edu/stones.html       
    http://www.medart.pitt.edu
    http://digital.library.pitt.edu/c/chartres/
    http://digital.library.pitt.edu/v/vezelay/
    http://www.lancelot-project.pitt.edu/lancelot-project.html



Education
1970/71 University of London, Courtauld Institute of Art and Birkbeck College, Ph.D. The Illustrations of the French prose 'Lancelot' 1250-1340 (supervisors Christopher Hohler and David J.A. Ross).
1966 University of London, Courtauld Institute of Art, Postgraduate Academic Diploma in the History of European Art.
1964 University of London, Westfield College, B.A.Hons. French (First Class), German (Subsidiary).

Positions held
2012-present, Professor Emerita, Department of History of Art and Architecture, University of Pittsburgh.
1984-2012 Professor, Department of History of Art and Architecture, University of Pittsburgh.
2007 Directeur d'études invité, Section histoire, École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris-IV.
1993-99 Research Associate, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, University of California, Los Angeles.
1969-84 Assistant, Associate, Full Professor, Department of Art History, University of Minnesota.

Major Honors and Awards
2016 Correspondant étranger honoraire, Société nationale des antiquaires de France
2016 Fellow of the Medieval Academy of America
2014 Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (République Française, Ministre de la Culture et de la Communication).
2006-2007 Chercheur accueilli, Institut national d'histoire de l'art, Paris.
2006 Fulbright Fellowship held at the École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris.
2000 Membre, Société historique et archéologique du Périgord.
1995 Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London.
1990 Associé correspondant étranger, Société nationale des antiquaires de France.

Visiting Fellowships
2003 Corpus Christi College Cambridge
2001 Magdalen College Oxford
1999, All Souls College Oxford
1997 H.P. Kraus Visiting Fellowship, Beinecke Library, Yale University
1990 Fundacion Ortega Y Gasset Visiting Fellowship, Toledo, Spain.

Books
Essays on Arthurian Manuscripts and their Illustrations, Pindar Press (forthcoming).
2016 Cahier de Fanjeaux 51, Culture religieuse méridionale: Les Manuscrits et leur contexte artistique (29 June-2 July, 2015), ed. with Michelle Fournié and Daniel Le Blévec; Conclusion by A. Stones, 465-69.
2015 Les Manuscrits de Cadouin (Alison Stones and Thomas Falmagne, with Christelle Cazaux-Kowalski, Marie-Françoise Damongeot, Maïté Etchechoury, Bernard Reviriego, Yolanta Zaluska) (Périgueux: Archives départementales de la Dordogne).
2013-2014 Illuminated Manuscripts Made in France, Gothic Manuscripts 1260-1320, 4 vols. (London: Harvey Miller and Turnhout: Brepols).
2006 Gautier de Coinci, Miracles, Music and Manuscripts, ed. by Kathy M. Krause and Alison Stones (Texts and Cultures of Northern Europe 13) (Turnhout: Brepols), authored pp. 65-98, 371-442.
1998 The Pilgrim's Guide to Santiago de Compostela, Critical Edition, with Jeanne Krochalis, 2 vols. (London: Harvey Miller).
1997 Le livre d'images de Madame Marie (Paris, BNF n.a.fr. 16251) (Paris: BNF and Cerf).
1995 The Pilgrim's Guide to Santiago de Compostela: A Gazetteer, by Paula Gerson and Annie Shaver-Crandell, with the assistance of Alison Stones (London: Harvey Miller).
1993 Les Manuscrits de Chrétien de Troyes: The Manuscripts of Chrétien de Troyes, eds. Keith Busby, Terry Nixon, Alison Stones, Lori Walters, introduction by Alison Stones, 2 vols. (Amsterdam: Rodopi) (chief organizer and editor, designer, contributor).
1992 The 'Codex Calixtinus' and the Shrine of St. James, eds. John Williams and Alison Stones (Tübingen: Narr) (editor and contributor).
1990 Wace, La Vie de sainte Marguerite, éd. avec introd. et glossaire par H.-E. Keller; commentaire des enluminures du ms. Troyes 1905 par Margaret Alison Stones (Tübingen: Niemeyer), 183-333.
1982 Research on New Methods of Teaching Art History, Minneapolis (with R. Burris and S. McNally).
1977 The Minnesota Vincent of Beauvais Volumes (James Ford Bell Lectures, University of Minnesota) (Minneapolis: The James Ford Bell Library).

Articles 
In press:
'Arthurian Art: the Past, the Present, and the Future,' in Actes du colloque international de Bucharest 2014,ed. C. Girbea.
'Pen-Flourishing,' in Oxford Handbook of Latin Palaeography, ed. F. Coulson and R. Babcock.
'1314 et l'art: une année charnière ?' in 1314, une année charnière, ed. X. Hélary and E. Lalou.
'A Note on some Images of the Ascension of St Dominic,' Mélanges en l'honneur de Christian Heck, ed. M. Gil.
'Another Note on Paris, BnF fr. 25566 and its Illustrations,' in Musical Culture in the World of Adam de la Halle, ed. J. Saltzstein (Leiden: Brill).
'The illusrations of the Montpellier Codex' in The Montpellier Motet Book, eds. Catherine Bradley and Karen Desmond.
'Who wrote the Pilgrim's Guide ?' in Festschrift for Marco Piccat.
'The Iconography of St Dominic in France: c. 1220-1320,' in The Influences of the Dominican Order in the Middle Ages, ed. E. Giraud (Turnhout: Brepols).
'Some Illustrated Charters (13th and early 14th c.) and their Cultural Context,' ed. Martin Roland and Georg Voegeler (forthcoming).

2016 'Altering the painted page: reception and change in some French liturgical and civic manuscripts, 13th-14th c.' in Manuscripts Changing Hands, ed. C. Schleif and V. Schier (Wolfenbüteler Mittelalter-Studien, Herzog August Bibliothek 31) (Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz), 101-130.
2016 'Hélie Salomon, clerc de Saint-Astier, et son traité musical,' Bulletin de la Société historique et archéologique du Périgord, 142, 165-76.
2015 'Note sur le contexte artistique de quelques manuscrits de fabliaux,' in Les Centres de production des manuscrits vernaculaires au Moyen Âge, eds. G. Giannini and F. Gingras (Rencontres, 136) (Paris: Garnier), 217-32.
2015 'L'Estoire del saint Graal dans la version adaptée par Guillaume de la Pierre pour Jean-Louis de Savoie, évêque de Genève: sources et traitement pictural,' Bulletin de la Société nationale des antiquaires de France (2013),109-25.
2015 'Le décor des manuscrits de Cadouin,' in Mémoire de la Dordogne 25, Manuscritsde Cadouin, Actes du Colloque de Périgueux (20 et 21 juin 2013), ed. M. Etchechoury and B. Reviriego (Périgueux: Archives départementales de la Dordogne), 64-85.
2015 'Les Manuscrits du Roman d'Alexandre en vers français et leurs contextes artistiques,' in Alexandre le Grand à la lumière des manuscrits et des premiers imprimés en Europe (XIIe-XVIe siècle): Matérialité des textes, contextes et paratextes: des lectures originales, ed. C. Gaullier-Bougassas (Turnhout: Brepols), 269-84.
2014 'Les Manuscrits de Renaud de Bar, ' in Écrire et peindre dans le diocèse de Verdun au Moyen Age, ed. A.-O. Poilpré with Marianne Bessyre (Turnhout: Brepols), 269-310.
2014 'Stories in pictures and their transmission: a comparative approach to the manuscripts of the Lancelot-Grail romance,' in Res gestae-res pictae: Epen-Illustrationen des 13. bis 15. Jahrhunderts, ed. C. Cipollaro and M. Theisen (Codices Manuscripti et Impressi, Supplementum 9) (Vienna: Böhlau), 40-51.
2014 'Lancelot and Identity,' in Marqueurs d'identité dans la littérature médiévale: mettre en signe l'individu et la famille (XIIe-XVe siècles), ed. C. Girbea, L. Hablot, R. Radulescu (Histoires de famille.  La parenté au Moyen Age, coll. dirigée par M. Aurell, 17) (Turnhout: Brepols), 217-42.
2014 'Scriptorium: the term and its history,' in Perspective: La revue de l'INHA, Actualités de la recherche en histoire de l'art: L'atelier (Paris: INHA), 113-20.
2014 'Manuscripts Illuminated in France 1260-1320 and their Patrons,' in Wege zum illuminierten Buch, eds. E. Kubina and C. Beier (Vienna: Böhlau), 26-44.
2013 'The Miniatures in the Vernon Manuscript,' in The Making of the Vernon Manuscript: The Production and Contexts of Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Eng. poet. a. 1, ed. W. Scase (Turnhout: Brepols), 149-169.
2013 'Illuminated Manuscripts of Popes Clement V and John XXII: Toulouse or Avignon?' Rivista di Storia della Miniatura, 17, 2013, 83-94.
2013 'Formulas and Divergencies in the Illustrations of the Psalter, Nancy, Musée Archéologique MS 249,' in La Formule au Moyen Age (Actes du colloque Nancy novembre 2010), ed. E. Louviot, ARTeM series (Turnhout: Brepols), 315-331.
2013 'Le Sacré et le profane dans quelques manuscrits français du XIIIe et début du XIVe siècles,' in Thèmes religieux et thèmes profanes dans l'image médiévale: transferts, emprunts, oppositions (Colloques RILMA), ed. C. Heck (Turnhout: Brepols), 195-218.
2013 'A Note on the Beard-Pulling Motif: A Meeting between East and West, or a Northern Import ?' Festschrift for James Graham-Campbell, ed. L. Webster and A. Reed (Leiden: Brill). 877-891.
2012 'Un schéma d'emplacement pour l'illustration de l'Estoire del saint Graal et les débuts de la tradition manuscrite,' in Mémoires arthuriennes, ed. D. Queruel (Troyes: Médiathèque du Grand Troyes), 71-87.
2012 'Quelques lecteurs du Lancelot-Graal et leurs choix d'images,' in Quant l'image relit le texte (Actes du Colloque international 15-16 mars 2011), ed. M. Pérez-Simon and S. Hériché-Pradeau, (Turnhout: Brepols), 99-116.
2012 'The Artistic Context of Some North French Illustrated Tristan Manuscripts' in Materiality and Visuality in the Story of Tristan and Isolde, ed. J. Eming, A.M. Rasmussen, K. Starkey (Notre Dame IN, U of Notre Dame Press), 299-336.
2012 'Le contexte artistique du Tournoi de Chauvency,' in Lettres, musique et société en Lorraine médiévale: Autour du Tournoi de Chauvency (Ms. Oxford Bodleian Douce 308), ed. M. Chazan and N.F. Regalado (Publications romanes et françaises CCLV) (Geneva: Droz), 151-204.
2011 'La production de manuscrits littéraires aux environs de 1300: entre Cambrai et Saint-Omer, les mécènes et les liens stylistiques de leurs peintres,' in La moisson des lettres.  L'invention littéraire autour de 1300 (Texte, Codex et Contexte, 12), ed. H. Bellon-Méguelle (Turnhout: Brepols), 81-104.
2011 'Some Northern French Chansonniers and their Cultural Context,' in Ars musica septentrionalis: De l'historiographie à l'interprétation (Colloque Cantus 21, Douai, 2005) (Paris: PUPS), ed. B. Haagh and F. Billiet, 169-87.
2011 'Note on the Heraldry of a Very Special Gauvain,' in “Li premerains vers”: Essays in Honor of Keith Busby, ed. C.M. Jones and L.E. Whalen (Amsterdam and New York: Rodopi), 433-47.
2011 'The Illustrations of the Queste del saint Graal in Yale 229 and other Queste manuscripts,' in The Queste del saint Graal in Yale 229, ed. E. Willingham (Turnhout: Brepols, 2011), 301-43.
2010 'Towards a Comparative Approach to Manuscript Study on the Web: the Case of the Lancelot-Grail Romance, with K. Sochats, in Kodikologie und Paläographie im digitalen Zeitalter 2, ed. F. Fischer, C. Fritze, G. Vögeler (Norderstedt: BoD, 2010), 33-42 (http://www.i-d-e.de/).
2010 The Lampeter Bible <http://www.trinitysaintdavid.ac.uk/en/rbla/>
2010 'The Valenciennes Papias and Learning in the Grammar School in Thirteenth-Century France,' Comité internationale de paléographie latine, ed. P. Robinson (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer), 293-312.
2010 'Two French Manuscripts: WLC/LM/6 and WLC/LM/7,' in The Wollaton Medieval Manuscripts: Texts, Owners and Readers, ed. R. Hanna and T. Turville-Petre, (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, 2010), 41-56.
2010 'Les prières de Gautier de Coinci, leur distribution et leur réception d'après la tradition manuscrite' in Le recueil au Moyen Age: Le Moyen Age central, ed. O. Collet and Y. Foehr-Janssens (Texte, Code et Contexte 8) (Turnhout: Brepols), 237-68.
2010 Appendix C, Description of the manuscript, in The Costuma d'Agen: A Thirteenth-Century Customary Compilation in Old Occitan, Transcribed from The Livre Juratoire and tr. F.R.P. Akehurst (Publications de l'Association Internationale d'Études Occitanes 5) (Turnhout: Brepols), 109-12.
2010 'Le débat dans la miniature: le cas du Breviculum de Thomas le Myésier,' in Qu'est-ce que nommer ? L'image légendée entre monde monastique et pensée scolastique (Colloques RILMA, ed. C. Heck (Turnhout: Brepols), 189-99.
2009 'Medieval Pilgrimage Writing and its Manuscript Sources,' in Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage, ed. L. J. Taylor et al. (Leiden: Brill), 395-413.
2009  'Signs and Symbols in the Estoire del saint Graal and the Queste del saint Graal,' (with †Elspeth Kennedy) in Signs and Symbols (Harlaxton Medieval Studies XVIII), ed. J. Cherry and A. Payne (Donnington, Lincs.: Shaun Tyas), 150-67.
2008  'The Illustrations of Mort Artu in Yale 229: Formats, Choices, and Comparisons,' in The Mort Artu in Yale 229, ed. E. Willingham (Turnhout: Brepols), 263-316.
2008  'Amigotus and his collaborators: a note on script, decoration, and patronage in some south-western French manuscripts c. 1300,' in  Régionalisme et Internationalisme: Problèmes de Paléographie et de Codicologie du Moyen Âge (Actes du XVe Colloque International de Paléographie Latine [Vienne, 13-17 septembre 2005]) réunis par O. Kresten & al. (Veröffentlichungen der Kommission für Schrift- und Buchwesen des Mittelalters; Reihe IV, Monographien 5) (Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Phil.-Hist. Klasse, Denkschriften ...), 235-56.
2008  'L'Illustration des livres liturgiques français au moyen âge (Rapport sur les conférences),' in Annuaire-EPHE, SHP-139e année (2006-2007) (Paris: EPHE), 175-80.
2007  'A Note on the North French Manuscripts of Brunetto Latini's Trésor,' Tributes to Lucy Freeman Sandler: Studies in Illuminated Manuscripts, ed. K.A. Smith and C.H. Krinsky (Turnhout: Brepols), 67-89.
2007 'Some Portraits of Women in their Books, Late 13th-Early 14th c.,' in Livres et lectures de femmes en Europe entre Moyen Age et Renaissance, ed. Anne-Marie Legaré (Turnhout: Brepols), 3-27.
2007 'Medieval Pilgrimage Writing,' on Medieval Travel website http://www.medievaltravel.amdigital.co.uk
2007  'Why Images ? A note on some explanations in French manuscripts ca. 1300,' Festschrift for François Avril, ed. Mara Hofmann and C. Zöhl (Turnhout: Brepols), 312-29.
2007 'Some Secular Manuscripts in Cambridge Collections,' The Cambridge Illuminations, ed. S. Panayotova (Turnhout: Brepols and London: Harvey Miller), 139-50.
2006  Gautier de Coinci, Miracles, Music and Manuscripts, ed. by Kathy M. Krause and Alison Stones (Texts and Cultures of Northern Europe 13) (Turnhout: Brepols), authored pp. 65-98, 371-442.
2006  'The Terrier de l'Évêque and some Reflections of Daily Life in the Second Half of the Thirteenth Century,' in Tributes to Jonathan J.G. Alexander, ed. G. Guest, S. L'Engle (London and Turnhout: Harvey Miller and Brepols), 371-84.
2006  'The Egerton Brut and its Illustrations,'in Maistre Wace, A Celebration (Proceedings of the International Colloquium held in Jersey, 10-12 September 2004), ed. G. S. Burgess and J. Weiss (St Helier, Jersey: Société Jersiaise), 167-76.
2005  'Illustration and the Fortunes of Arthur,' in The Fortunes of King Arthur, ed. N.J. Lacy (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer), 116-65.
2005  'Quién est á dentro y quién est á fuera ? Los santos de la Guía de peregrinos hacia Santiago' ('Who is In and Who is Out ?  Saints of the Pilgrim's Guide to Santiago de Compostela'), in Visitandum est, ed. P. Caucci von Sauken (Santiago de Compostela: Xunta de Galicia), 255-76.
2005 'Questions of Style and Provenance in the Morgan Picture Bible' in Between the Picture and the Word: Manuscript Studies from the Index of Christian Art, ed. C. Hourihane (University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press), 112-121.
2005 'The Full-Page Miniatures of the Psalter-Hours New York, Morgan Library, M 729: Programme and Patron,' in Die Psalterillustration im Mittelalter, ed. F.O. Büttner (Turnhout: Brepols), 281-307.
2005 'Seeing the Walls of Troy,' in Manuscripts in Transition, ed. B. Dekeyzer and J. Van den Stock (Leuven: Peeters), 161-78.
2003 'The Illustrations to Brunetto Latini's Trésor in France, c. 1275-1320,' La città e il libro II, Il manoscritto, la miniatura, ed. J. Bolton-Holloway (Florence) <(http://www.florin.ms/beth5.html>.
2003 'Mise en page' in the French Lancelot-Grail: the First Hundred and Fifty Years of the Illustrative Tradition,' A Companion to the Lancelot-Grail Cycle, ed. C. R. Dover (Woodbridge, UK and Rochester, NY: Boydell & Brewer), 125-44.
2003 'The Illustrations of the Pseudo-Turpin in the Johannes translation,  Florence, Laurenziana Ashburnham 125, and the Chronique de l'anonyme de Béthune, Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France, n.a.fr. 6295,'  (Las ilustraciones del Pseudo-Turpín de Johannes y la Chronique de l'anonyme de Béthune),' El Pseudo-Turpín: Lazo entre el Culto Jacobeo y el Culto de Carlomagno, ed. K. Herbers (Actas del VI Congreso Internacional de Estudios Jacobeos) (Santiago de Compostela: Xunta de Galicia), 317-330.
2002 Iconographical appendix to Angelica Rieger, L'Ystoire du bon roi Alexandre: Der Berliner Alexanderroman, Handschrift 78 C 1 des Kupferstichkabinetts, Preussischer Kulturbesitz Berlin (Stuttgart, 2003), 247-59.
2002 co-authored with †D.J.A. Ross, 'The Roman d'Alexandre in French Prose: another illustrated manuscript from Champagne or Flanders c. 1300,' Scriptorium 56, 151-62.
2002 'A Note on the Maître au menton fuyant,' Huldeboek Maurits Smeyers, H. Cardon and D. Van Wijnsberghe (Leuven: Peeters), 1129-42.
2001 'A Note on some re-discovered Vincent of Beauvais Volumes,' Vincent of Beauvais Newsletter 26, ed. G. Guzman, 10-13.
2001 'Un courant monumental dans l'enluminure française aux environs de 1300,' 1300...L'art au temps de Philippe le Bel (Rencontres de l'École du Louvre), ed. D. Gaborit-Chopin (Paris: Musée du Louvre), 103-17.
2001  'Le mécénat artistique du cardinal Jean Cholet' in L'Art gothique dans le Beauvaisis (Actes du Colloque 1998) ed. Philippe Bonnet-Laborderie (Beauvais: GEMOB), 239-68.
2000  'The Lancelot-Graal Project,' in New Directions in Later Medieval Manuscripts, ed. D. Pearsall (York Medieval Studies), (Ashbridge: Brewer), 167-82.
2000  'Seeing the Grail,' in The Grail, A Casebook, ed. D. Mahoney (New York: Garland), 301-66.
1999 'The Grail in Rylands French 1 and its Sister Manuscripts,' Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library of Manchester, 81-83: 55-95.
1999 ‘Nipples, Entrails, Severed Heads and Skin: Devotional Images for Madame Marie,’ in Image and Belief: Studies in Celebration of the Eightieth Anniversary of the Index of Christian Art, ed. C. Hourihane (Princeton: Index of Christian Art and Princeton UP), 39-50.
1999 'Teaching and Research on the Web: Three Sites,' in Computing and Visual culture: Representation and Interpretation, ed. T. Szrajber (Fourteenth Anual CHArt Conference), (London: CHArt), 111-22.
1998 'The Artistic Context of le Roman de Fauvel and and Note on Fauvain,' in Fauvel Studies, ed. M. Bent and A. Wathey (Oxford: Clarendon), 529-67.
1998 'Les débuts de l'héraldique dans l'illustration des romans arthuriens,' in Les Armoriaux, ed. H. Loyau and M. Pastoureau, Cahiers du léopard d'or 8: 395-420.
1996 ‘The Codex Calixtinus and the Iconography of Charlemagne,’ in Roland and Charlemagne in Europe: Essays on the Reception and Transformation of a Legend, ed. K. Pratt (King’s College London Medieval Studies XII) (London: King's College), 169-203.
1996  'Illustrating Lancelot and Guinevere,’ in Lancelot and Guinevere, A Casebook, ed. L. Walters (New York: Garland), 125-57 (repr. 2002).
1996 'The Illustrations in BN fr 95 and Yale 229, Prolegomena to a Comparative Study,' in K. Busby, ed.,Word and Image in Arthurian Romance  (New York: Garland), 206-83.
1995 'Madame Marie's Picture-Book: a precursor of Flemish Painting around 1400,' in Flanders in a Europan Perspective, ed. M. Smeyers (Leuven: Peeters), 429-43.
1995 'Qui a lu le Guide du pèlerin ?' (with Jeanne Krochalis) in Pèlerinages et croisades, ed. L. Pressouyre (118e Colloque du Comité des travaux historiques et scientifiques, 1993) (Paris: CTHS), 11-36.
1995 'Stylistic Associations, Evolution and Collaboration: Charting the Bute Painter's Career,' The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal, 23: 11-29.
1994 'Images of Temptation, Seduction and Discovery in the Prose Lancelot: a Preliminary Note,' Festschrift Gerhard Schmidt, Wiener Jahrbuch für Kunstgeschichte, 46-47 (1993-4), 725-35.
1993 Les Manuscrits de Chrétien de Troyes: The Manuscripts of Chrétien de Troyes, eds. K. Busby, T. Nixon, A. Stones, L. Walters, introduction by Alison Stones, 2 vols. (Amsterdam: Rodopi) (chief organizer and editor, designer, contributor).
1993 'The Illustrated Chrétien Manuscripts and their Artistic Context,' in Les Manuscrits de Chrétien de Troyes: The Manuscripts of Chrétien de Troyes, eds. K. Busby, T. Nixon, A. Stones, L. Walter, 2 vols. (Amsterdam: Rodopi), I, 227-322.
1992 'The Decoration and Illustration of the Codex Calixtinus at Santiago de Compostela,' in The 'Codex Calixtinus' and the Shrine of St. James, eds. J. Williams and A. Stones (Tübingen: Narr), 137-84.
1991 'Arthurian Art since Loomis,' Arturus Rex, II.  Acta Conventus Lovaniensis 1987, eds. W. Van Hoecke, G. Tournoy, W. Verbeke (Leuven: Leuven UP), 21-78.
1990 'Indications écrites et modèles picturaux, guides aux peintres de manuscrits enluminés aux environs de 1300,' in  Artistes, artisans et production artistique. (Actes du colloque, Rennes, 1983), ed. X. Barral I Altet (Paris: Picard), vol. III, 321-349.
1990 'L'atelier artistique de la Vie de sainte Benoîte d'Origny: nouvelles considérations,' Bulletin de la Société nationale des antiquaires de France, 378-400.
1990 'Prolegomena to a Corpus of Illustrated Vincent of Beauvais Manuscripts,' in Vincent de Beauvais: Intentions et réceptions d'une oeuvre encyclopédique au Moyen Âge, eds. M. Paulmier-Foucart, S.Lusignan, A. Nadeau (Montréal: Bellarmin/Paris: Vrin), 301-44.
1988 'Some Aspects of Arthur's Death in Medieval Art,' in The Passing of Arthur, eds. C. Baswell and W. Sharpe (New York: Garland), 52-101.
1987 'Another Short Note on Rylands French 1,' in Romanesque and Gothic, Essays for George Zarnecki, ed. N. Stratford (Bury St. Edmunds: Boydell and Brewer), 185-192.
1982 'Notes on Three Illustrated Alexander Manuscripts,' in Alexander and the Medieval Romance Epic: Essays in Honour of D.J.A.Ross,  ed. P. Noble, L. Polak, C. Isoz (New York/London/Nendeln: Kraus), 193-254.
1981 'Four Illustrated Jacobus  Manuscripts,' in The Vanishing Past:  Studies in Art, Liturgy and Metrology presented to Christopher Hohler,  eds. A. Borg and A. Martindale, (B.A.R. International Series 111) (Oxford), 197-222.
1981 Manuscripts, Illumination and PARIS  (Information Management and the Arts, Control Data Corporation) by R.S. Arthur and A. Stones  (Minneapolis: Control Data).
1977 'Sacred and Profane Art:  Secular and Liturgical Book Illumination in the Thirteenth Century,' in The Epic in Medieval Society, Aesthetic and Moral Values, ed. H. Scholler (Tübingen: Niemeyer), 100-112.
1977 'The Earliest Illustrated Prose Lancelot Manuscript ?' Reading Medieval Studies 3: 3-44.
1976 'Secular Manuscript Illumination in France,' in Medieval Manuscripts and Textual Criticism,  ed. C. Kleinhenz.  (North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and Literatures, Symposia, 4) (Chapel Hill), 83-102.
1969 'An Italian Miniature in the Gambier Parry Collection,' Burlington Magazine, 111: 7-12.
1968 'Short Note on MSS Rylands French 1 and Douce 215, ' Scriptorium 22: 41-5.

Exhibitions:
2016 Beyond Words, ed. J.F. Hamburger and L. Fagin Davis (Boston: Boston College, 2016) (consultant, Catalogue entries nos. 86, 97, 135, pp. 92, 107, 152 (no 135, with J.F. Hamburger).
2014 Saint Louis (Paris, Conciergerie) (commissaire Pierre-Yves le Pogom) (consultant, Catalogue entries nos. 21 (Assisi, Basilica, Treasury, C 98), 39 (Leiden RB BPL 76 A), 45 (Padua, Seminario 353), 92 (London, BL Harley 1526), 93 (Dijon BM 568), 94 (Laon, BM 426)).
2013 Autour des manuscrits de Cadouin (Périgueux, Archives départementales de la Dordogne), Commissaire d'exposition.
2012 'Les dominicains et la production manuscrits à Toulouse aux environs de 1300,' in Le Parement d'autel des Cordeliers de Toulouse. Anatomie d'un chef-d'oeuvre du XIVe siècle, ed. M.-A. Bilotta (Paris and Toulouse: Somogy), 50-57 and nos. 6 (100-111, Missel de Moussoulens); 7 (102-103, London, BL Add. 17006, Missel à l'usage de La Grasse, dit Missel d'Augier de Cogeux), 8 (104-05, Bible de Tours, Tours, BM 8).
2011 'Fragments d'une bible du XIIIe s.', in Les Enluminures du Louvre. Moyen Age et Renaissance, ed. F. Avril et al. (Paris, Musée du Louvre, 2011), 127-34, nos. 67-73 (Inv. nos. 33410 et 33410A-F).
2010 'Illustration dans le Codex Calixtinus,' and two catalogue entries, 'El Codex Calixtinus (Santiago de Compostela, Arquivo da Catedral de Santiago, Ms. 1)' and 'Codex Calixtinus Vaticano (Città del Vaticano, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Archivio di San Pietro Ms. C. 128),' in Compostelle et l'Europe, L'histoire de Diego Gelmírez, ed. M. Castiñeiras (Santiago de Compostela: Xunta de Galicia), 142-57, 374-75, no. 29, 376-77, no. 30. Also published in English, Spanish, Galician, and Italian.
2009 Saints, Sinners and Storytellers (The Nottingham Manuscripts) (ed. Dorothy Johnston), University or Nottingham (consultant, entries on LM6 and 7).
2009  'Fabrication et illustration des manuscrits arthuriens,' and catalogue entries in La Légende du roi Arthur, ed. T. Delcourt, Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France (exhibition and catalogue, 2009-2010) (Paris: BNF), 19-29, 69-70 (no. 3), 76-77 (no. 8 with S. Messerli), 89 (no. 15), 114-117 (nos. 33, 34, 35), 152-53 (no. 58), 156-57 (no 61), 163-65 (no. 66), 170 (no. 69).
2009 Autour de Jeanne et de Marguerite de Constantinople, Lille, Hôtel de la Comtesse consultant (commissaire N. Dessaux): 'L'enluminure au temps de Jeanne de Constantiople et de Marguerite de Flandre,' and catalogue entries (Paris: Somogy and Lille: Ville de Lille), 177-89, 192-207.
2008 Arthur, Rennes, Les Champs-Libres, consultant (commissaire S. Toulouse).
1990, 1992 Saint Bernard et le monde cistercien ed. L. Pressouyre and T. Kinder (Paris, CNMS), 226-27 (no. 70), 232-33 (no. 86), 249-80 (no. 134), 250 (no. 135), 276 (no. 196), 284-85 (nos. 213, 214).
1988 The Book Goes Public: Manuscripts and Incunabula in Western Pennsylvania (organizer and co-author with Jeanne Krochalis and Stephen Almagno of A Visitor's Guide).
1982 Wolves and Humans (Science Museum of Minnesota, St. Paul): consultant for art.
1981 A Medieval Treasury: the Stoclet Collection (Minneapolis Institute of Art): consultant.
1978 Medieval Illumination, Glass and Sculpture in Minnesota Collections (consultant and author, with John Steyaert).
1971 Trésors sacrés (catalogue), ed. J. Dumoulin and J. Pycke (Tournai), cat. no. 51.

Reviews
Speculum in press
Scriptorium in press
The Medieval Review 2012, 2015, 2016
Ad limina 2010 and in press
Studies in Iconography 2011
Francia 34, 2007: 269-70; 35, 2008-2, 2009, 2010 (on line)
http://www.perspectivia.net/content/publikationen/francia/francia-recensio/2010-2/MA/lemaitre_stones
http://www.perspectivia.net/content/publikationen/francia/francia-recensio/2009-1/MA/Lemaitre_Stones
http://www.perspectivia.net/content/publikationen/francia/francia-recensio/2008-1/MA/Brueckle_Stones
http://www.perspectivia.net/content/publikationen/francia/francia-recensio/2009-4/MA/herbers-stones
http://www.perspectivia.net/content/publikationen/francia/francia-recensio/2008-2/MA/Herbers_Stones
Cahiers de civilisation médiévale, 2008: 253-55
Textual Culture 3, 2008: 79-8
Speculum 79, 2004: 462-64
Speculum
77, 2002: 1318-320
Medium Aevum  68, 1998: 157-58
Speculum 73, 1998: 844-48
Speculum 69, 1994: 873
Speculum 68, 1993: 213-16
Speculum 66, 1991: 624-28, 691-96
Burlington Magazine  130, 1988: 142-43
Speculum  61, 1986: 886-91
Speculum 58, 1983: 1088-89
Zeitschrift für Kunstgeschichte 43, 1980: 211-18
Speculum  53, 1978: 586-90
Speculum 49, 1974: 140-42, 319-20.

Editorial and Review Boards
Ad limina, Arthurian Literature, The Medieval Review (2007-2010), Scriptorium: Bulletin Codicologique, Medieval Song Network(Institute of Musical Research, University of London, School of Advanced Study), Europeana Regia, Troialexandrina, Vernacular Looking.

Popular Publications
Articles in Dictionary of the Middle Ages, Enciclopedia Italiana, Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage, Grove History of Art, New Arthurian Encyclopedia, Petit Larousse de la Peinture, Oxford Handbook of Latin Palaeography (forthcoming), Oxford History of Art, Thieme Becker.

National and International Research Grants
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Grant
American Council of Learned Societies Digital Innovation Grant 2008-9 (2009)
American Council of Learned Societies Grant-in-Aid
American Philosophical Society Grants-in-Aid
Cockayne Fund Publication Subvention
Fulbright Senior Fellowship to France
J.Paul Getty Publication Subvention
NEH (National Endowment for the Humanities) Collaborative Research Grant
NEH Educational Development Grant
NEH Exhibitions Grant
NEH Fellowship for University Teachers
NEH Projects in Libraries Planning Grant
NEH Research Tools Grant
NEH Summer Research Stipend
NEH Translations Grant
Newberry Library Weiss/Brown Publication Subvention
Spanish American Cultural Exchange Program Publications Subvention
Vinaver Trust Publication Subvention.

Selected Lectures
Berlin (Kunsthistorische Institut, Freie Universität); Universities of Cambridge, East Anglia, Hull, London, Oxford, Reading, York (UK); Dijon, Musée de Dijon; Leuven, Katholieke Universiteit; Louvain-la-Neuve, Université de Louvain-la-Neuve; Lille, Université de Lille-3 (Centre de Recherches en Histoire de l'Art pour l'Europe du Nord); Paris (Société nationale des antiquaires de France: École des Hautes Études: Université de Paris III, Université de Paris IV); Vienna (Kunsthistorisches Institut); University of Qarat, Doha; University of California, Berkeley and Los Angeles; Columbia University; Harvard University; Indiana University; University of Iowa; University of Missouri Kansas City; University of Oklahoma; Yale University; Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum; New York: Metropolitan Museum..

Select Recent Papers
'Some Illustrated French Charters (13th-14th c.) and their Cultural Context' (keynote, ÖAW, Vienna, September 2016); 'Heroes and Anti-Heroes in Medieval Illustration' (University of Missouri Kansas City (October 2015); 'The Calendar of the Assisi Missal' (Manuscripta, St Louis, October 2015); 'L'Enluminure des manuscrits à Dijon aux environs de 1300' (Musée de Dijon, December 2014); 'Arthurian Art: Past, Present, and Future' (International Arthurian Society, Bucharest, July 2014); Carl D. Sheppard Memorial Lecture (University of Minnestota, October 2013); 'Illustration et rubriques dans l'Estoire del saint Graal de Jean-Louis de Savoie, BR 9246', Bulletin Codicologique, Brussels, June 2014 and Société nationale des antiquaires de France, March 2013; 'L'illustration de l'épopée', Université de Louvain-la-Neuve, April, 2013; Illustrating History in Medieval France, J. Paul Getty Museum, 2012; 'Western Fascination with Islam and its Monuments' (University of Qatar, Doha, 2011); 'Quelques commanditaires de manuscrits enluminés aux environs de 1300,' Séminaire derniers Capétiens, Paris-IV, 2007; 'L'iconographie du Merlin et de la Suite vulgate dans Paris, BNF fr. 95 et Londres, BL Add. 10292,' Colloque Suites de Merlin, Ecole Normale Supérieure, 2007; 'Le projet Lancelot-Graal,' GRIM, Paris, 2006; 'Maritime Adventures in the Estoire and the Queste,' Harlaxton Conference, 2006;  'Illustrating the Lancelot proper,' Narrative Conference, London, 2006; Teaching and Research on the Web,' University of Qatar, Doha, 2006; 'Some Northern French Chansonniers and their Cultural Context,' Cantus 21, Douai, 2005; 'Femmes et livres, Lille, 2005; 2005 'Questions of Style and Provenance in the Morgan Picture Bible,' Between the Picture and the Word, Index of Christian Art, Princeton University, 2004; 'The Lancelot-Grail Project,' GIS Conference, California University of Pennsyvania (with Ken Sochats) and at Manuscripta, St Louis, October, 2003; Text and Image in Medieval England, Minneapolis, October, 2003; Cambridge University, 2002; 'The Illustrations of Brunetto Latini's Trésor to c. 1320,' Città e Libro II, Florence, September, 2002. 'Seeing the Walls of Troy,' Manuscripts in Transition, Brussels, November 2002; 'The Lancelot-Grail Project,' Manuscripts and Facsimiles, fidelity or betrayal ?  University of Edinburgh, March, 2002; 'Illustration and the Fortunes of Arthur,' Pennsylvania State University, March 2002; 'Illustrating the Pseudo-Turpin,' O Pseudo-Turpin, Xunta de Galicia, Santiago de Compostela, September, 2001; 'The Illustrations of Guillaume de Machaut Manuscripts,' Guillaume de Machaut, All Souls College, Oxford, June 2001; 'BNF fr. 95 and the Yale Lancelot,' Yale University, July 2000; 'The Artistic Patronage of Cardinal Jean Cholet,' University of Oxford Medieval Society, October 1999; L'art gothique dans l'Oise, Beauvais, 1998; 'The Full-Page Miniatures in the so-called Psalter-Hours of Yolande of Soissons,' Die Psalterillustration im Mittelalter, Universität Bamberg, October 1999; 'Appropriating the Ark: Old Testament Iconography and the Illustrated Estoire del saint Graal,' 6th International Conference on the Bible, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, July 1999; 'Nipples, Entrails, Severed Heads and Skin: Devotional Images for Madame Marie,' Princeton University October 1998; Leeds International Medieval Conference; Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Oxford University, University of Hull, Reading University 2001; London, Oxford, Reading Universities, 1999; Harvard, 1998; Kalamazoo, 1999; with Guoray Cai at the American Association of Geographers April 2000; with Guoray Cai at the Electronic Cultural Atlas Initiative Conference in Hong Kong, January 2000.

Learned Societies
British Archaeological Association, Hagiography Society, International Arthurian Society, International Center of Medieval Art (electronics committee, 1997-2002, publications committee 1990-92, 1997-99; councillor 1989-91, advisor 1980-3, nominating committee 1980-81), Medieval Academy of America  (executive committee 1990-91, councillor 1988-90, Fellow 2016), Medieval Association of the Midwest (executive board 1978-81), Phi Beta Kappa, Société archéologique et historique du Périgord, Société nationale des antiquaires de France (Correspondant étranger honoraire 2016), Society of Antiquaries of London.

Teaching
Introductory level:  Survey of Medieval Art and Architecture, c. 250-1500 (limited access website); Medieval Patrons (limited access website); Upper division and graduate: Manuscript Illumination, Iconography, Gothic Art, Gothic Architecture, Gothic Painting, Romanesque Architecture (limited access websites; copyrighted website http://www.medart.pitt.edu/); Graduate: Manuscript Illumination, Palaeography,  Iconography, Lancelot-Grail Project.
 
 


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