Diane Webb

DianePC170063 Webb had a long career as a professional musician before devoting herself entirely to translation. In addition to translating numerous books on historical and art-historical subjects, she was a member of the team that translated Vincent van Gogh – The Letters. For her translation of Herman Pleij’s Colors Demonic & Divine: Shades of Meaning in the Middle Ages & After she was awarded the Vondel Prize for Dutch Translation in 2005.