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Barry Moser

Irwin and Pauline Alper Glass Professor of Art


Hillyer Hall 201


Barry Moser studied in Alabama and Tennessee and later at the University of Massachusetts. A member of the National Academy of Design, his work is in numerous collections, including The National Gallery of Art, The Metropolitan Museum and The British Museum. He taught at Rhode Island School of Design for ten years; was the 1995 Oates Fellow in Humanities at Princeton; and was a distinguished scholar at the University of Louisville in 2001.

He has illustrated over 250 books including, Moby Dick, The Divine Comedy and an acclaimed edition of the Bible. His edition of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland won the 1983 National Book Award.

Selected Works

Barry Moser's illustrated edition of the Pennyroal Caxton Bible

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B.S., University of Chattanooga