UC Berkeley History of Art Department

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In Memoriam

  • David H. Wright

    Professor Emeritus

    Art from Augustus to Charlemagne

    Ph. D., Harvard University, 1957

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  • Bio

    David Herdon Wright, age 88, passed away June 12, 2018. He taught at UC Berkeley from 1963-2009. Early Christian art was his speciality, he published widley on early Christian and Pagan manuscripts, coins, and sculptures. In the last few years of teaching he offered a course on classsic film and another on UCB campus plan.

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