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Author photo. Philip Rawson, Scholar and Artist 1924-1995 (Picture supplied by Mr. Piers Rawson, son of Philip Rawson to <a href="http://www.vikingsword.com/ubb/Forum1/HTML/000491.html" rel="nofollow" target="_top">http://www.vikingsword.com/ubb/Forum1/HTML/000491.html</a>)

Philip Rawson, Scholar and Artist 1924-1995 (Picture supplied by Mr. Piers Rawson, son of Philip Rawson to http://www.vikingsword.com/ubb/Forum1/HTML/000491.html)

Philip Rawson (1924–1995)

Author of The Art of Southeast Asia

Includes the names: Philip Rawson, Philip S. Rawson, Philip Stanley Rawson

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Philip S. Rawson was a specialist on Eastern art, and wrote widely on the subject in books and for various publications. During his lifetime he served as a UNESCO expert on museology in India, and organized a number of exhibitions on Indian art in Britain. Among his appointments were Senior Tutor at the Royal College of Art, London, Keeper of the Gulbenkian Museum of Oriental Art and Archaeology at the University of Durham, Assistant Keeper of the Department of Eastern Art at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, and latterly Dean of the School of Art and Design at Goldsmiths' College, London.
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