Thomas V. Litzenburg Jr. Prize

The Thomas V. Litzenburg Jr. Prize recognizes outstanding academic work that addresses issues pertaining to objects in the University Collections of Art and History at Washington and Lee University.

The prize, which was created in 2004, is awarded annually at the discretion of the Reeves Center staff in consultation with the Department of Art and Art History (or another relevant department).  The prize comes with a $200.00 award and a copy of Chinese Export Porcelain in the Reeves Center Collection at Washington and Lee University by Thomas Litzenburg.  The recipient is also recognized on a plaque displayed at the Reeves Center. 

Past Recipients:

  • 2019 David R. Salchert
  • 2018 Julie Ruth Malone
  • 2017 Arianna India Dial
  • 2016 Hannah Tyler Wilson
  • 2016 Kendall Christine Knoll
  • 2013 Ellen Margaretta Archie
  • 2012 Rachel Elyse Denniston
  • 2011 Kathryn Bradley Gephart
  • 2010 Lauren Frances Sturdy
  • 2008 Madeline Lilia Gent
  • 2007 Anne Taylor Tipton
  • 2005 Michael David Letournea
  • 2004 Clay Tillman Jackson, Jr.