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Forum: Objects of Contention, Spoils from the Yuanmingyuan in British Museums, 15 August and 25 September 2017

In the autumn of 1860 British and French troops looted the Yuanmingyuan, the lavish garden estate of the Qing emperors. Campaign members then returned to Europe rich with spoils. Imperial Chinese objects from the estate, many created by imperial command, … Continue reading

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Conference: Collecting and Provenance: Usage, Authenticity and Ownership, 13-16 November 2016, Jerusalem

CONFERENCE: Collecting and Provenance: Usage, Authenticity and Ownership Venue: The Israel Museum, Jerusalem Date and Time: 13 – 16 November 2016 More information: http://www.collectinganddisplay.com/conferences.html

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CFP: Revue exPosition, N° 3: Le peintre, le tableau et son accrochage.

CFP: Revue exPosition, N° 3: Le peintre, le tableau et son accrochage Deadline: Jan 2, 2017 Appel à contribution pour le dossier thématique du numéro 3 de la revue exPosition (http://www.revue-exposition.com) “Le peintre, le tableau et son accrochage” (coordinatrice du dossier: … Continue reading

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CFP: Seminars in the History of Collecting 2017, The Wallace Collection, London

CFP: Seminars in the History of Collecting 2017 Deadline: 12 September 2016 Venue: The Wallace Collection, London The seminar series was established as part of the Wallace Collection’s commitment to the research and study of the history of collections and … Continue reading

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CFP: ‘From Refugees to Restitution: The History of Nazi Looted Art in the UK in Transnational and Global Perspective’, 23-24 March 2017, Cambridge

CFP: ‘From Refugees to Restitution: The History of Nazi Looted Art in the UK in Transnational and Global Perspective’ Deadline: 15 October 2016 Organisers: Bianca Gaudenzi (University of Cambridge/University of Konstanz) Julia Rickmeyer (Sotheby’s London) Venue: Newnham College, Sidgwick Avenue, … Continue reading

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