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art historian

Michael Terence Orr, British, American art historian. Member College Art Association, Early Book Society, Skiff Club.

Background

Orr, Michael Terence was born on March 25, 1961 in Beaconsfield, England. Son of Samuel Francis Desmond and Rosemary Ann (Foord) Orr. came to the United States, 1983.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University College London, 1982. Master of Arts, Cornell University, 1986. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1989.

Career

Graduate intern, Jean Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California, 1987-1988; assistant professor art history, Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin, 1989-1995; associate professor art history, Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin, since 1995. Consultant Jean Paul Getty Museum, 1988, 89, 92.

Membership

Member College Art Association, Early Book Society, Skiff Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sculling, cross-country skiing, fly fishing.

Connections

Married Alyson Mary Chapman, August 11, 1984. Children: David Christopher, Elizabeth Katherine.

father:
Samuel Francis Desmond Orr

mother:
Rosemary Ann (Foord) Orr

spouse:
Alyson Mary Chapman

child:
David Christopher Orr

child:
Elizabeth Katherine Orr