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David Wright

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David Herndon Wright

July 11, 1929 - June 12, 2018

David Herndon Wright, age 88, died June 12 of Alzheimer's disease. He taught at UC Berkeley from 1963 to 2009. Early Christian art was his specialty, and he published widely on early Christian and pagan manuscripts, coins, and sculpture. In the last few years of teaching he offered a course on classic film and another on the UCB campus plan. He is survived by his wife, Georgia, an art historian, his daughter, Beth, a free-lance editor, and his sister, Janet Jones.
Published in San Francisco Chronicle on June 14, 2018
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