George Zarnecki (1915-2008), Art historian
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Professor of History of Art at the University of London (1963-82), now Emeritus Professor. Studied at Cracow University and University of London. Served in the Polish Army during the Second World War and joined staff of Courtauld Institute in 1945 and served as Deputy Director (1961-74). Awarded Gold Medal of Merit (Poland) in 1978. Publications include English Romanesque Sculpture 1066-1140 (1951) and Art of the Medieval World (1975). Romanesque Lincoln (1988).