ANN: “Goncourt Brothers and the Taste for the Eighteenth Century,” (28 January 2020, The Frick Collection)

ANN: “Goncourt Brothers and the Taste for the Eighteenth Century,” The Frick Collection, Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Presented by the Center for the History of Collecting, Frick Art Reference Library, this two-part lecture examines the life and enduring influence of brothers Jules and Edmond de Goncourt, nineteenth-century connoisseurs and collectors who … Continue reading ANN: “Goncourt Brothers and the Taste for the Eighteenth Century,” (28 January 2020, The Frick Collection)

CONF: Per Filippo Baldinucci (Florence, 16 January 2020)

Subject: CONF: Per Filippo Baldinucci (Florence, 16 Jan 20) From: "ArtHist (Hanna Baro)" <arthist@lists.clio-online.de> Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 15:05:20 +0100 X-Message-Number: 3 From: Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz - Max-Planck-Institut Date: Dec 13, 2019 Subject: CONF: Per Filippo Baldinucci (Florence, 16 Jan 20) Firenze, Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz - Max-Planck-Institut, Palazzo Grifoni Budini Gattai, Via … Continue reading CONF: Per Filippo Baldinucci (Florence, 16 January 2020)

CONF: Making a Case for Cases: The Furniture of Display (10-11 January 2020)

Making a Case for Cases: The Furniture of Display 10-11 January 2020 The Bowes Museum, County Durham This conference aims to explore the furniture used by collectors, museums and institutions for displaying artefacts. Spanning diverse functions and definitions, objects known as display cases, showcases, china cabinets, vitrines, specimen tables, or even trophy cabinets, are ubiquitous … Continue reading CONF: Making a Case for Cases: The Furniture of Display (10-11 January 2020)

CFP: ‘The Art Market and The Museum: Ethics and Aesthetics of Institutional Collecting, Display and Patronage from c.1800 to the Present’ (15 December 2019)

Deadline: Dec 15, 2019 The International Art Market Studies Association (TIAMSA) Conference 2020, hosted at The University of Edinburgh / National Galleries Scotland 17-18 July 2020 CALL FOR PAPERS: 'The Art Market and The Museum: Ethics and Aesthetics of Institutional Collecting, Display and Patronage from c.1800 to the Present' Deadline: 15th Dec 2019 The theme … Continue reading CFP: ‘The Art Market and The Museum: Ethics and Aesthetics of Institutional Collecting, Display and Patronage from c.1800 to the Present’ (15 December 2019)

REMINDER: Celebrating the Bicentenary of Prince Albert and his role as a collector by The Society for the History of Collecting (London, 4 December 2019)

Celebrating the Bicentenary of Prince Albert and his role as a collector WEDNESDAY 4 DECEMBER 6-8PM FOLLOWED BY DRINKS THE COURT ROOM, SENATE HOUSE, MALET ST LONDON WC 1 7HU This special seminar will explore Prince Albert’s significance to the cultural life of Victorian Britain, from his collecting practices to his role in creating the … Continue reading REMINDER: Celebrating the Bicentenary of Prince Albert and his role as a collector by The Society for the History of Collecting (London, 4 December 2019)