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John Goldsmith Phillips

John Goldsmith Phillips, American former art curator. Guggenheim fellow, Italy, 1961. Member Century Association Club.

Background

  • Phillips, John Goldsmith was born on January 22, 1907 in Glens Falls, New York, United States. Son of John Goldsmith and Mary Agnes (O'Connor) Phillips.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1929.

    Career

    • Member staff Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1929-1971, associate curator, 1934-1950, curator Renaissance art, 1957-1961, curator Western European arts, 1962-1967, chairman Western European arts, 1967-1971, emeritus, 1971-1992.

    Works

    Membership

    Member Century Association Club.

    Connections

    • Married Giovanna Sodi, October 2, 1937. Children: Anthony V., Beatrice M., Guy L.
    • father: John Goldsmith Phillips
    • mother: Mary Agnes (O'Connor) Phillips
    • spouse: Giovanna Sodi
    • children: Anthony V. Phillips
    • Beatrice M. Phillips
    • Guy L. Phillips
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    Born January 22, 1907
    Died February 17, 1992
    (aged 85)
    Nationality
    • 1929
      Harvard University
    • 1929 - 1971
      Member, staff Metropolitan Museum Art
    • 1957 - 1961
      Member, staff Metropolitan Museum Art
    • 1962 - 1967
      Member, staff Metropolitan Museum Art
    • 1971 - 1992
      Member, staff Metropolitan Museum Art

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