Bachelor of Science, Columbia University, 1966. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Yale University, 1974.
Master of Library Science, Kent State University, Ohio, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, University Chicago.
Assistant curator Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1968-1972. Curator Phillips Collection, Washington, 1972-1975. President Fine Arts Appraisal, Inc., Cleveland, 1975-1985.
Collection manager University Akron, 1984-1986. Head librarian Auburn (Alabama) University Architecture Library, 1986-1989. President Fine Art Appraisals, Akron, Ohio, 1989—2001.
Associate professor Catholic University, Washington, 1973-1975.
Trustee Cleveland Modern Dance Association, 1979-1983. Life fellow Metropolitan Museum Art. Life. member Cleveland Museum Art.
Served to corporal United States Army, 1960-1963. Fellow Society Architectural Historians. Member Association College and Research Libraries, Art Libraries Socs./North America (vice president Ohio chapter 1985-1986, development committee since 1987), Irish Georgian History Society.