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In Memoriam

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David H. Wright

Professor Emeritus

Art from Augustus to Charlemagne

Ph. D., Harvard University, 1957

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more info: https://www.legacy.com/obituaries/sfgate/obituary.aspx?n=david-wright&pid=189282608

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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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