Last updated on: 1/4/2012 | Author: ProCon.org

Richard Ettinghausen, PhD Biography

Title:
Historian of Islamic art
Position:
None Found to the question "Is a Two-State Solution (Israel and Palestine) an Acceptable Solution to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 12, 2005

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Consultative Chairman of the Islamic Department of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969
  • Founded the Hagop Kevorkian Center, New York University, w/ Middle East historian R. Bayly Winder, 1966
  • Hagop Kevorkian Professor of Islamic Art, Institute of Fine Art, New York University, 1966
  • Chief Curator of the Freer Gallery, Department of Near Eastern Art, Smithsonian Institute, 1961
  • Freer Gallery, Department of Near Eastern Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1944-1961
  • Associate Professor, University of Michigan, 1938-1944
  • Taught at the Institute of Fine Art, New York University, 1937-1938
  • Staff member of Arthur Upham Pope, Institute of Persian Art and Archaeology, New York, 1934
Education:
  • PhD, University of Frankfurt, Islamic History and Art History, 1931
Other:
  • Born: 1906
  • Deceased: 1979
Quoted in:
  1. What Is the Dome of the Rock?