Bachelor of Fine Arts, Williams College, 1941; Master of Arts, Trinity College, 1959.
Teacher, Eaglebrook School, Massachusetts teacher, Williston Academy, Massachusetts teacher, Hill School, Pennsylvania instructor, Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut instructor, Loomis School, Windsor, Connecticut director, New Britain (Connecticut) Museum American Art, 1965-1984. Co-owner Red Barn Studio and Gallery.
Corporator Hartford Art School. President Henry L. Ferguson Museum, Fishers Island. Active Farmington Historic District Commission.
Member advisory council Paier College Art, Hamden, Conn. Trustee Hill-Stead Museum, 1982, president, since 1983. Art advisor Hartford Steam Boiler.
With United States Army, 1941-1946. Member New England Archives American Art (advisory council), American Association Museum, New England Museum Association, Wadsworth Atheneum (elector), Connecticut Academy Fine Arts (past president).