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museum curator

Weston John Naef, museum curator. Kress fellow, 1968. Member of Grolier (New York City).

Background

Naef, Weston John was born on January 8, 1942 in Gallup, New Mexico, United States. Son of Weston John and Kathleen Winifred (Skerry) Naef.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Claremont Men's College, 1964; Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1966; postgraduate, Brown U., 1966-1969.

Career

Visiting scholar, Boston Public Library, 1968; director art gallery, Wheaton College, Massachusetts, 1969; staff department prints and photographs, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, 1970-1984; assistant curator, Metropolitan Museum Art, 1971-1981; curator, Metropolitan Museum Art, 1981-1984; curator photographs, Jean Paul Getty Museum, Malibu, California, since 1984. Consultant in field.

Works

Membership

Member of Grolier (New York City).

Connections

Married Mary Dawes Meghan, April 4, 1964. Children: Edward Weston, Ella Dawes.

father:
Weston John Naef

mother:
Kathleen Winifred (Skerry) Naef

spouse:
Mary Dawes Meghan

child:
Ella Dawes Naef

child:
Edward Weston Naef