Particularly known for his portraits and views of Martha's Vineyard, Wright actively pursued a lifelong interest in art, while at the same time serving as an economic specialist for the military government in Germany after World War II, among others.
Born to railway executive Frank C. Wright and his wife Carol Butler Wright in Cincinnati, Ohio in 1904, he graduated from the Gilman School in Baltimore, Maryland and Yale University in Fine Arts. He then attended the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris.
Wright began his working career as vice president of the Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company, and was invited by the U.S. Government in 1946 to become an economic advisor tio the European Recovery Program, th
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