4 June 2019: Talk from Sir Nicholas Penny on Manfrin and Art Collecting in Italy The Court Room, Senate House, Malet St. London WC 1 7HU Tuesday, 4 June 2019, 18:00 -20:00 A remarkable series of books that have appeared over the last twenty years provide a complete picture of art collecting in Venice over four … Continue reading Past Event: Talk from Sir Nicholas Penny on Manfrin and Art Collecting in Italy
23 May 2019: Book Launch for The Charisma and Collecting of Classical Art Room G7, Senate House, London WC1E 7HU Thursday, 23 May 2019, 18:00 – 20:30 On Thursday 23rd May the Society for the History of Collecting hosted an event to celebrate Classical Art: A Life History from Antiquity to the Present by Dr. Caroline Vout (Department of … Continue reading Past Event: Book Launch for The Charisma and Collecting of Classical Art
WEEKEND IN CHANTILLY Saturday – Monday 6-8 April Join the Society for the History of Collections and the Society for Court Studies for a special weekend in order to visit one of the most renowned collections of the nineteenth century at the Château of Chantilly. The present château was built between 1875 and 1882, by Henri … Continue reading Past Event: Weekend in Chantilly
13 March, 2019 At the core of the collection are the legacies of two great Victorian collectors: the entrepreneur Thomas Holloway and the artist Christiana Herringham. Scholars of the history of collecting will be well acquainted with the College founder Thomas Holloway’s splendid collection of Victorian paintings, perhaps the first British collection formed for a … Continue reading Curator-led tour of the Royal Holloway Picture Gallery and current Exhibition
The Society for the History of Collecting – Americas invites members to a specialist walk-through with Stephen Jones, Associate Vice-President, Post-War and Contemporary Art, Christie’s of The Barney A. Ebsworth Collection Located at Christie's, 20 Rockefeller Center, on Friday (November 9, 2018).