Appointment of James Berry Hill as a Member of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee

May 30, 1986

The President today announced his intention to appoint James Berry Hill to be a member of the Cultural Property Advisory Committee for a term of 2 years. This is a reappointment.

Since 1968 Mr. Hill has been the president and director of Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc., in New York City. Mr. Hill is also a member of the National Antiques and Art Dealers Association of America and at one time served as secretary and director of the association. He also is a consultant to several major American art collections and museums, and he frequently lectures on American art, specifically American impressionism and the art market.

Mr. Hill graduated from Cornell University (A.B., 1967). He is married, has two children, and resides in New York, NY. Mr. Hill was born June 24, 1945, in New York, NY.