Anne Pritchard

Contact Details

Anne Pritchard
National Museum Cardiff

Cathays Park, Cardiff
CF10 3NP

Phone: +44 (0)29 2057 3131

Staff Name

Anne Pritchard

Job Title

Senior Curator: Historic Art

Areas of Responsibility:

Paintings and sculpture up to and around 1900.

Qualifications, memberships and relevant positions

LLB(Hons) with French Language (University of Aberdeen); MA History of Art (Courtauld Institute of Art); PhD History of Art (University of Edinburgh). Member of the Advisory Committee for Research on European Paintings.

Research Interests

British and European art pre-1900. 19th-century French painting, especially ‘Realism’, rural imagery and landscape; Impressionism and Post-Impressionism; Alfred Sisley. 19th-century British painting. Sculpture in Wales, Britain and France 1850-1930. History of collections, particularly in Wales.


Paintings, sculpture, historic art, Impressionism, Davies collection,

Selected Publications

Barringer, T., and Fairclough, O. 2014. Pastures Green & Dark Satanic Mills, American Federation of Arts, 2014 (contributing authors: A. Pritchard, M. Munro, M. Etheridge).

Fairclough, O. (ed.) 2011. Companion Guide to the Welsh National Museum of Art. Cardiff,National Museum of Wales.  (contributing authors: A. Pritchard, A. Renton, M. Munro).

Cowe, A. L. 2010. Sisley and the Seine: a River of Change. In M. Ferretti Bocquillon (ed.), Impressionism on the Seine, ex. cat., Musée des Impressionnismes, Giverny, 29-41.

Cowe, A. L. 2005. Community and Nation: The Representation of the Village in French Landscape Painting, 1870-1890. Unpublished PhD thesis, University of Edinburgh.

Cowe, A. L., 2003. Claude Monet: A Chronology 1878-1883. In M. Clarke and R. Thomson, Monet: The Seine and the Sea, Edinburgh, National Galleries of Scotland, 167-171.

Carey Miller, D.L., D.W. Meyers, & Cowe, A. L. 2001. Restitution of Art and Cultural Objects: a re-assessment of the role of limitation. Art Antiquity and Law, VI (1), 1-17.