Junker, Patricia

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JUNKER, Patricia

JUNKER, Patricia. American, b. 1952. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH, fellow, 1976-77; Smith College, Northampton, MA, intern at art museum, 1978-80, curatorial assistant, 1980-82; University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, curator of American art and chief curator at Memorial Art Gallery, 198290; University of Wisconsin-Madison, curator of collections at Elvehjem Museum of Art, 1990-92; Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, assistant curator of American paintings, 1992-94, acting head of American art department, 1994-96, associate curator of American art, 1996-. Publications: Promoted to Glory: The Apotheosis of George Washington, 1980; The Course of Empire: The Erie Canal and the New York Landscape, 1825-1875, 1984; Winslow Homer in the 1890s: Prout's Neck Observed, 1990; John Steuart Curry: Inventing the Middle West, 1998; (coauthor) The Rockefeller Collection of American Art at the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. Author of exhibition catalogs. Contributor to books and periodicals. Address: M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA 94118, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]