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art dealer

Catherine Elizabeth Burns, American art dealer. Grantee National Endowment for Arts, 1981-1982. Member National Trust for History Preservation, Oakland Heritage Alliance. Member Graphic Arts Council, Alliance Francaise.

Background

Burns, Catherine Elizabeth was born on June 21, 1953 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Came to the United States, 1955. Daughter of Robert Franklin and Claire Margaret (Lillington) Burns.

Education

Bachelor, University of California, Davis, 1975; Master of Arts in Museology, University of Minnesota, 1978.

Career

Adjunct Professor, curator university gallery, U. Massachusetts, Amherst, 1978-1980; curator gallery of art, Washington University, St. Louis, 1981-1982; dealer in 19th and early 20th century prints and drawings, Catherine E. Burns Fine Prints, Oakland, California, since 1982; also appraiser, Catherine E. Burns Fine Prints, Oakland.

Membership

Member National Trust for History Preservation, Oakland Heritage Alliance. Member Graphic Arts Council, Alliance Francaise.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: architectural history, music, French culture and language.

Connections

father:
Robert Franklin Burns

mother:
Claire Margaret (Lillington) Burns