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Boghosian, Varujan, b. 1926



  • Existence: b. 1926

Varujan Yegan Boghosian was born in 1926, in New Britain, Connecticut. He served in the US Navy during World War II. Boghosian returned to the US in 1946, after which he studied with the artist Henry Hensche. He also took classes conducted by Josef Albers at Yale University. In 1966, Boghosian was artist-in-residence at the American Academy in Rome and in the summer of 1968 he was the artist-in-residence at the Hopkins Center at Dartmouth College. His work is in the public collections of the Brooklyn Museum, the University Art Museum of the University of California Berkeley, the Indianapolis Museum of Art, the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art, the New York Public Library, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Provincetown Art Association and Museum.

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Framed Coptic Rondel and Egyptian Mummy Sarcophagus fragments

Identifier: MS-1332
Overview The collection contains a round framed Coptic Rondel and several decorated Egyptian mummy sarcophagus fragments.