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Lucy Alice Oakley

art historian

Lucy Alice Oakley, American art historian. A.S. Johnston scholar University California, Berkeley, 1972-1973, P.A. Hearst scholar, 1973; President's fellow Columbia University, 1974-1977, Wallach Art Gallery fellow, 1987-1989. Member College Art Association, American Association Museum, Historians of British Art, Historians of America Art, Association of Historians of 19th-Century Art, Victorian Society.

Background

Oakley, Lucy Alice was born on August 19, 1951 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Daughter of John Peirce and Mary Virginia (Whitaker) Oakley.

Education

Bachelor, University California, Berkeley, 1973. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1977. Master in Philosophy, Columbia University, 1980.

Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1995.

Career

Research assistant Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, 1975-1986, research associate, 1986-1987. Lecturer Museum of Modern Art, 1977-1978. Guest curator Wallach Art Gallery Columbia University, 1987-1995, Rare Book and Manuscript Collection Columbia University, New York City, 1994.

Adjunct lecturer Hunter College, City University of New York, 1994-1995. Education coordinator Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York City, since 1997. Editor Historians of 19th-Century Art Newsletter, since 1996.

Member chancellors' advisory committee on art museum University California, Berkeley, 1972-1973.

Membership

Member College Art Association, American Association Museum, Historians of British Art, Historians of America Art, Association of Historians of 19th-Century Art, Victorian Society.

Connections

Married Joshua Louis Perl, December 29, 1979. 1 child, Samuel John.

father:
John Peirce Oakley

mother:
Mary Virginia (Whitaker) Oakley

spouse:
Joshua Louis Perl

child:
Samuel John Oakley