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Chinese art expert

Lark Ernest Mason, Chinese art expert. Member board visitors College Arts and Science, University Tennessee, Knoxville, since 1994; vice president, board directors Metropolitan History Structures Association, New York City, since 1990.

Background

Mason, Lark Ernest was born on October 8, 1954 in New York City. Son of Lark Ernest Senior and Mary Grace (Brown) Mason.

Education

Bachelor, University Tennessee, 1977. Master of Business Administration, Tennessee Technology University, 1978. Postgraduate, Sotheby's, London, 1979.

Career

Assistant vice president appraisals department, Sotheby's, New York City, 1979-1985;vice president Chinese department, Sotheby's, New York City, since 1985. Speaker at symposium in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Translator book: Conoisseurship of Chinese Furniture, 1989, Classic Chinese Furniture of the Qing Dynasty, 1996. Editor exhibition catalogue and symposium San Francisco Folk Art Museum, 1992. Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member board visitors College Arts and Science, University Tennessee, Knoxville, since 1994. Vice president, board directors Metropolitan History Structures Association, New York City, since 1990.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: art.

Connections

Married Edna Cole Meeske, November 8, 1980. Children: Joanna Kelly, Lark E. III, Victoria Melissa.

father:
Lark Ernest Senior Mason

mother:
Mary Grace (Brown) Mason

spouse:
Edna Cole Meeske

children:
Joanna Kelly Mason

Lark E. III Mason

Victoria Melissa Mason