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ANN: Database to the Collection of Karoline Luise von Baden (1723-1783)

An online database for the 18th century collection of Karoline Luise von Baden has recently been launched. Assembled in the Karlsruhe Palace, which itself dates to 1715, the cabinet collection consisted of over 200 paintings and later formed the foundation of the Staatliche … Continue reading

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The Gilbert Lecture 2016: Paula Findlen

LECTURE: Dr. Paula Findlen (Chair, Department of History, Stanford University) presents on Oliver Impey and Arthur MacGregor’s The Origins of Museums: The Cabinet of Curiosities in Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Europe (1985). Venue: The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, V&A Museum, … Continue reading

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