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Book Launch: Collecting Art in the Italian Renaissance Court: Objects and Exchanges (Cambridge University Press, 2018)

Collecting Art in the Italian Renaissance Court: Objects and Exchanges (Cambridge University Press, 2018) by Dr. Leah Clarke 25 OCTOBER at 6pm The COURT ROOM SENATE HOUSE MALET ST, LONDON In this book, Leah R. Clark examines collecting practices across … Continue reading

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CONF: Collecting Dutch and Flemish Art in Germany 1600-1900 (Den Haag, 18-20 Oct 18)

From: ANKK <konferenz@ankk.org> Date: Sep 17, 2018 Subject: CONF: Collecting Dutch and Flemish Art in Germany 1600-1900 (Den Haag, 18-20 Oct 18) RKD – Netherlands Institute for Art History, Den Haag, October 18 – 20, 2018 Registration deadline: Oct 1, 2018 Collecting … Continue reading

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Public Conversation: Troubling Objects: interrogating collecting and collections, London, V&A, 11 September 2018

Troubling Objects: interrogating collecting and collections Troubling Objects will bring together academics, artists, activists and museum professionals to share ideas about how we can rethink both histories of collecting and the representation, interpretation and display of historical collections. Through critical … Continue reading

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Seminars in the History of Collecting, The French Financial Crisis in the late Reign of Louis XV, London, Monday 26 February 2018

Monday, 26 February 2018, 5.30pm Seminars in the History of Collecting: The Wallace Collection Lecture Theatre “Heureux ceux qui ont un coeur de bronze…” The French Financial Crisis in the late Reign of Louis XV and its impact on Royal … Continue reading

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Seminar, ‘This Jew of taste’: Sir Ernest Cassel’s collection of silver, Wallace Collection, 29 January 2018

Seminar in the History of Collecting The Wallace Collection, London 5.30pm ‘This Jew of taste’: Sir Ernest Cassel’s collection of silver Dr Tessa Murdoch (Deputy Keeper of Sculpture, Metalwork, Ceramics and Glass, Victoria & Albert Museum) and Dr Matthew Winterbottom … Continue reading

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CONF: Collecting Medieval Art, New York, 27 January 2018

CONF: Collecting Medieval Art Where: New York, SVA Theatre When: 27 January 2018 Collecting Medieval Art: Past, Present and Future A symposium on the history of collecting medieval art, to be held in celebration of the exhibition ‘Of Earth and … Continue reading

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CFP: Seminars in the History of Collecting, Wallace Collection, 2017-2018

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CFP: New Horizons in French Porcelain, 1690-2000, 20-21 October 2017, The Wallace Collection, London

The French Porcelain Society is pleased to announce this year’s two-day symposium, entitled: ‘Saint-Cloud to Bernardaud: New Horizons in French Porcelain, 1690–2000’. It will be chaired by Dr Aileen Dawson, former Curator, The British Museum, London, and will take place … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Collecting Raphael (Rom, 12-14 Oct 17)

Rom, Bibliotheca Hertziana, October 12 – 14, 2017 Deadline: Dec 31, 2016 Collecting Raphael Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino in the collections and in the history of collecting In view of the forthcoming 500th anniversary celebration of Raphael’s death (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, … Continue reading

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CFP: Old Masters Worldwide

Call for Book Chapters: A Worldwide Market for Old Masters between the Napoleonic Era and the Great Depression Editors: Susanna Avery-Quash and Barbara Pezzini Deadline: 1 February 2017 The editors are soliciting chapter abstracts for an edited collection with the … Continue reading

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