Contact details

The Courtauld Institute of Art

Somerset House





Tel: +44 (0)20 7848 2538/2590

Fax: +44 (0)20 7848 2589


Ernst Vegelin was educated in England, USA and the Netherlands. He received a BA from Trinity College, CT, and subsequently an MA and PhD from The Courtauld Institute of Art where he specialised in late-16th century religious painting. He has published and organised exhibitions on a wide range of subjects, including 16th portraiture, Fauve painting, David Teniers the Younger and, most recently, Pierre-August Renoir’s La Loge.