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Anne Litle Poulet

Anne Litle Poulet, museum director, art historian. Recipient Iris Federation award for decorative arts, 2000, Chevalier dans l'order des arts et des letres, France; grantee, Ford Foundation, 1965, Lamb Mellon, 1990, 1998, 2000-2001; Kress fellowship, 1976.

Background

  • Poulet, Anne Litle was born on March 20, 1942 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of John Francis and Ruth Virginia (Kurtz) Litle.

  • Education

    • Bachelor cum laude, Sweet Briar College, Virginia, 1964. Master of Arts Institute Fine Arts, New York University, 1970.

    Career

    • Curator Department European Decorative Arts and Sculpture Museum Fine Arts, Boston, 1980—1999. Curator European Decorative Arts and Sculpture emerita Russell B. & Andrée Beauchamp Stearns, since 1999. Director Frick Collection, New York City, since 2003.

    Works

    Membership

    Fellow: American Academy Arts & Sciences. Member: Association Art Museum Director, American Federation Arts, American Association Museum, French Heritage Society (co-founder, former vice chairman board).

    Connections

    • Married Francois Poulet, May 20, 1967.
    • father: John Francis Litle
    • mother: Ruth Virginia (Kurtz) Litle
    • spouse: Francois Poulet
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    Nationality
    • 1964
      Sweet Briar College
    • 1970
      New York University
    • 1980 - 1999
      Curator Department European Decorative Arts and Sculpture Museum Fine Arts
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1999
      curator European Decorative Arts and Sculpture emerita Russell B. & Andr+?e Beauchamp Stearns
    • 2003
      director, Frick Collection