The Society for the History of Collecting together with the Victoria and Albert Museum present: ‘Violated National Heritage: Theft, Traffic and Restitution’

The Society for the History of Collecting together with the Victoria and Albert Museum present: 'Violated National Heritage: Theft, Traffic and Restitution' Tuesday, 17 March 2020 16:00 – 20:30 Victoria and Albert Museum, Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre About this Event Have you ever wondered how ancient art from countries such as Egypt, Greece … Continue reading The Society for the History of Collecting together with the Victoria and Albert Museum present: ‘Violated National Heritage: Theft, Traffic and Restitution’

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)

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)

Seminar for History of Collecting and Art Market (Paris, 2020)

Appel à communication : « Séminaire Collection 2020 (Paris) » Date limite: 8 novembre 2019 Les organisateurs de Collection/Séminaire sur le collectionnisme et le marché de l’art, lancent un appel à communication pour les séances mensuelles du séminaire en 2020. Le séminaire Collection entend être un lieu de rencontre qui permet la discussion entre universitaires et conservateurs venus présenter … Continue reading Seminar for History of Collecting and Art Market (Paris, 2020)

CFP: Seminaire Histoire des collections du marche de l’art (Paris, 18 February – 9 June 2020)

Subject: CFP: Seminaire Histoire des collections du marche de l'art (Paris, 18 Feb - 9 Jun 20) Institut National d’Histoire de l’Art (INHA), Paris Deadline: Nov 8, 2019 Séminaire Histoire des collections du marché de l'art [English version below] Les organisateurs de Collection / Séminaire sur le collectionnisme et le marché de l’art, lancent un … Continue reading CFP: Seminaire Histoire des collections du marche de l’art (Paris, 18 February – 9 June 2020)