It's natural enough to talk about the eye of an art historian.
Soviet art historians wrote him out of the picture for more than 60 years.
Art historians have found no hard evidence to support this.
He has learned a lot, but he's no art historian.
Never before has he been taken so seriously by art historians.
This alone is a mine of information for the art historian.
Once upon a time in this country, there were actually more artists than art historians.
When he was 70 they had a daughter, Joan, who would become an art historian.
But art historians say that to one degree or another every artist lives in the past.
This account of his training is accepted by most art historians.