Monthly Archives: September 2017

Conference:

What: Workshop on Travelling Images: Circulating Photographs, Objects, Knowledge When: Universität Zürich, October 12 – 14, 2017 Where: University of Zurich, Rämistrasse 59 Room RAA-G-15 Registration deadline: Oct 1, 2017 More information at: https://travellingimageszurich.wordpress.com/ Travelling Images: Circulating Photographs, Objects, Knowledge Leisure travel can be … Continue reading

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Conference: ‘Knowing ‘as much of art as the cat’: 19th-century women writers on the Old Masters’, The National Gallery, London, Friday 10 November 2017

What: Conference: ‘Knowing ‘as much of art as the cat’: 19th-century women writers on the Old Masters’ When: Friday 10 November 2017, 10am–5.45pm Where: The National Gallery, Sainsbury Wing Lecture Theatre More information and booking at: https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/whats-on/calendar/knowing-as-much-of-art-as-the-cat-19th-century-women-writers-on-the-old-masters his major conference examines the role … Continue reading

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Symposium: From Saint Cloud to Bernardaud, The Wallace Collection, London, 20-21 October 2017

Symposium of the French Porcelain Society: ‘From Saint-Cloud to Bernadaud’ The Wallace Collection, London, 20-21 October 2017 Our ground-breaking symposium revealing new research on French porcelain manufacturers other than the royal factory of Vincennes-Sèvres is now only a month away. … Continue reading

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Book Review: Dealing on Both Sides of the Atlantic, 1864-1940, edited by Lynn Catterson. Brill, 2017

With a broad range of essays, this book presents several distinct ways in which dealers created and shaped demand and taste; how they supplied collectors, particularly American collectors, with works of art from Europe and how they promoted themselves in … Continue reading

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CFP: Dialogues: Things and their Collectors, AAH Annual Conference, 5-7 April 2018

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Talk and Book Launch on ‘Longford Castle: The Treasures and the Collectors’, National Gallery, London, Friday 13 October 2017

When: Friday 13 October, 6–7pm, followed by a drinks reception Where: National Gallery, Sainsbury Wing Theatre, followed by Conference Room 1 Admission Free More details and booking: https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/whats-on/calendar/longford-castle-past-and-present The evening begins with a short interview between Lord Radnor, the owner of … Continue reading

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Study Day: Carlingford and Waldegrave, British Library, London, 29 September 2017

What: Carlingford and Waldegrave Study Day Where: Foyle Visitor and Learning Centre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London NW1 2DB When: Friday 29 September 2017, 10:00 – 17:00 Free: to book a place please follow this link: https://www.bl.uk/events/carlingford-and-waldegrave-study-day A study day to celebrate the British … Continue reading

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Reprinting: The Origins of Museums, edited by O. Impey and A. MacGregor

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Reminder: SocHistColl AGM and Annual Lecture, 14 September 2017

SOCIETY FOR THE HISTORY OF COLLECTING ANNUAL LECTURE & AGM 5.30PM AT THE ART WORKERS GUILD  6 Queen Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AT The AGM will take place at 5.30 pm. It will be followed by a Lecture on ‘Charles I: … Continue reading

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Scholarship, Francis Haskell Memorial Fund, The Burlington Magazine Foundation, 2017

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