Coffin, David R.

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COFFIN, David R.

COFFIN, David R. American, b. 1918. Genres: Architecture, Homes/ Gardens. Career: Howard Crosby Butler Professor, of the History of Architecture, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1970-, now Emeritus (Lecturer, 1949-54, Assistant Professor, 1954-56, Associate Professor, 1956- 60, Professor, 1960-70, and Chairman, 1964-70, Dept. of Art and Archaeology). Ed.-in-Chief, The Art Bulletin, 1959-63. Publications: The Villa d'Este at Tivoli, 1960; (ed.) The Italian Garden, 1972; The Villa in the Life of Renaissance Rome, 1979; Gardens and Gardening in Papal Rome, 1991; The English Garden: Meditation and Memorial, 1994; Princeton University's Graduate College, 2000. Died 2003.