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Barr, Alfred H., Jr. (1902–81) American art historian and administrator 

A Dictionary of Modern and Contemporary Art

Ian Chilvers,

John Glaves-Smith

who played an enormously important and controversial role in establishing an intellectual and institutional framework for the study and appreciation of modern art. He was born in Detroit, the son of a Presbyterian minister, and studied art and archaeology at Princeton University, graduating in ... ...

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