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Paul Arthur Clifford

Paul Arthur Clifford, American curator, consultant. Recipient Special Recognition award, North Carolina Museum Council. Member of Textile Museum, American Society Appraisers (senior appraiser, chapter president 1982-1983).

Background

  • Clifford, Paul Arthur was born on December 3, 1915 in Framingham, Massachusetts, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Marietta College, 1937.

    Career

    • Curator pre-Columbian collection Duke University Museum Art, Durham, North Carolina, 1973—1981, emeritus, from 1981. Lecturer department continuing education Duke University, 1974—1981. Lecturer Mint Museum Art, Charlotte, North Carolina, Hollywood Art Center, Florida, Birmingham Art Museum, Huntsville Museum Art, University North Carolina, Wilmington, University Nevada, Las Vegas.

      Consultant EPCOT Center. Member Arthur M. Sackler Foundation.

    Works

    • Co-author: (book) Art of the Andes, 1982, Art of Costa Rica, 1987. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Textile Museum, American Society Appraisers (senior appraiser, chapter president 1982-1983).

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Petty, June 28, 1939.
    • spouse: Virginia Petty
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    Died May 11, 2003
    (aged 87)
    Nationality
    • 1937
      Marietta College
    • 1973 - 1981
      Curator pre-Columbian collection Duke University Museum Art
      Durham, United Kingdom
    • 1974 - 1981
      lecturer, department continuing education Duke University

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