Marvin C. Ross

Fellow: Awarded 1938

Field of Study: Fine Arts Research

Fellow: Awarded 1939

Field of Study: Fine Arts Research

Fellow: Awarded 1948

Field of Study: Fine Arts Research

Fellow: Awarded 1952

Field of Study: Fine Arts Research

Competition: US & Canada

Born: 11-21-1904

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1937–38:

ROSS, MARVIN CHAUNCEY:  Appointed for the preparation of a corpus of all known Byzantine enamels, including a catalogue and an introduction giving the history and classification of Byzantine enamels; tenure, six months from July 1, 1938.

Born November 21, 1904, at Moriches, New York.  Education:  University of Berlin, Summer, 1927; Harvard University, A.B., 1928, A.M., 1930 (Carnegie Fellow, 1927–28); Centro de Estudios Históricos, Madrid, 1930; New York University, 1933–34, 1937.

Instructor in Fine Arts, 1928–29, University of Pittsburgh; Assistant, 1934, Brooklyn Museum; Research Assistant, 1934–36, Associate Curator, 1937—, Walters Art Gallery.

Publications:  Articles in Bulletin of the Fogg Art Museum, Pantheon, Bulletin de la Société Archéologique de la Corrèze, American Journal of Archeology, Gazette des Beaux-Arts, Burlington Magazine, Bulletin de la Société Archéologique du Limousin, Boletín de la Facultad de la Universidad de Zaragosa, Art Bulletin, Magazine of Art, Revista Española del Arte, Technical Studies, Bulletin de la Société des Antiquaires de l’Ouest, Art News, Prints, Bulletin of the Baltimore Print Club. Contributor to the Handbook of Gallery, Brooklyn Museum, 1935; Catalogue of Master Bronzes, Buffalo, 1937; Handbook of the Walters Art Gallery, 1937.