CONF: Cardinal Alessandro Albani: Collecting, Dealing and Diplomacy in Grand Tour Europe (11 – 12 December 2019, Rome)

The first day of a two-day conference bringing together an international range of art historians alongside scholars of related humanistic disciplines to open a new chapter on the multifaceted life and career of Cardinal Alessandro Albani (1692–1779), ‘The Father of the Grand Tour’. Day two will be at the Bibliotecca Nazionale Centrale, Castro Pretorio. Organised … Continue reading CONF: Cardinal Alessandro Albani: Collecting, Dealing and Diplomacy in Grand Tour Europe (11 – 12 December 2019, Rome)

Book Review: Paolo Coen, ed., The Art Market in Rome in the Eighteenth Century: A Study in the Social History of Art. Leiden: Brill, 2019 (review by Seren Nolan)

From our forthcoming newsletter:  In the study of European art markets during the long eighteenth century, Rome has occupied a curiously liminal position. Despite its centrality as a location for the formulation of taste in this period, the markets of Paris and London have, by comparison, received far more scholarly attention. Indeed, as Paolo Coen … Continue reading Book Review: Paolo Coen, ed., The Art Market in Rome in the Eighteenth Century: A Study in the Social History of Art. Leiden: Brill, 2019 (review by Seren Nolan)

CONF: La via Appia Antica e il Grand Tour (Ariccia, 7-6 June 2019)

From: ArtHist <arthist@lists.clio-online.de> Date: Tue, 28 May 2019 17:22:42 +0200 Subject: CONF: La via Appia Antica e il Grand Tour (Ariccia, 7-6 Jun 19) From: segreteria Oltre Roma Date: May 28, 2019 Subject: CONF: La via Appia Antica e il Grand Tour (Ariccia, 7-6 Jun 19) June 7 - 08, 2019 Convegno di studi: "LA VIA APPIA ANTICA E IL … Continue reading CONF: La via Appia Antica e il Grand Tour (Ariccia, 7-6 June 2019)

SEM: Visual Knowledge and the Grand Tour, Grant Lewis, London, 12 February 2018

What? Seminar on Collecting & Display, Visual Knowledge and the Grand Tour: the Print Collection of Walter Bowman Grant Lewis, Researcher, British Library Where? Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, Malet St London, WC1 E When? Monday 12 February 2018 at 6pm Pollard Seminar Room, N301, Third Floor _______________________________________________________________ The Grand Tours of the eighteenth and … Continue reading SEM: Visual Knowledge and the Grand Tour, Grant Lewis, London, 12 February 2018

CFP: Grand Tour del terzo millennio, Roma, 20 Apr 2018

CFP: Grand Tour del terzo millennio Where: Roma, Università di Roma 2, Tor Vergata When: 20 Apr 18 Deadline: Mar 19, 2018 [English version below] GRAND TOUR DEL TERZO MILLENNIO (VIII edizione) Ricerche di Storia dell'Architettura dei Borsisti e Artisti Stranieri a Roma Giornata di studio curata da Giuseppe Bonaccorso e Claudia Conforti Roma - … Continue reading CFP: Grand Tour del terzo millennio, Roma, 20 Apr 2018