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Margaret Morgan Grasselli

curator

Margaret Morgan Grasselli, American curator. Agnes Mongan Travelling fellow Harvard University, 1978-1979, Samuel H. Kress Pre-doctoral fellow Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1979-1980, Ailsa Mellon Bruce Curatorial fellow Center for Advanced Study in Visual Arts, 1989-1990. Member Print Council American (board directors 1993-1996).

Background

Grasselli, Margaret Morgan was born on March 1, 1951 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Paul Shepard and Anne Piersol (Murray) Morgan.

Education

AB magna cum laude, Radcliffe College, 1973. Master of Arts in Fine Arts, Harvard University, 1977. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1987.

Career

Curatorial assistant drawing department Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1974-1975, curatorial assistant print department, 1977-1978. Assistant curator prints and drawings National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1984-1989, curator of Old Master Drawings, since 1989. Tutor fine arts department Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1977.

Guest curator exhibition National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1980-1984. Professorial lecturer Georgetown University, Washington, 1988.

Works

book Colorful Impressions: The Printmaking Revolution in Eighteenth-Century France book The Drawings of Annibale Carracci book Private Treasures: Four Centuries of European Master Drawings book Private treasures; four centuries of European master drawings. Contributions by Judith Brodie, Elizabeth Cropper, Anne Varick Lauder, et al. book [(Private Treasures: Four Centuries of European Master Drawings )] [Author: Margaret Morgan Grasselli] [Feb-2007] book Watteau, 1684-1721

Membership

Member Print Council American (board directors 1993-1996).

Connections

Married Nicholas Eugene Grasselli, May 24, 1981. Children: James, Juliana, Anne Regina.