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The Society for the History of Collecting welcomes you to join in the discussion on Prized Possessions: Dutch Paintings from the National Trust Houses. 

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Upcoming Conferences

Tools for the Future (30 May 2019) (click here for more details)

Patrons and Lovers of Art: Art Institutions, collecting and the wealth of empire in early nineteenth century London (London, 23 May 2019) (click here for more details)

Art Institutions and Race in the Atlantic World (London, 24-25 May 2019) (click here for more details)

The Formation and Development of New Markets (London, 30-31 May 19) (click here for more details)

Journal for Art Market Studies: Africa: Trade, Traffic and Collections (7 June 2019) (click here for more details)

The Artistic Taste of Nations 1550-1815 (Amsterdam, 13-15 June 2019) (click here for more details)

Art markets: an Integrated Perspective (Lyon, 24-28 June 2019) (click here for more details)

Arts Patronage in Modern America (Oxford, 26-28 June 2019) (click here for more details)

SHC at CAA 2020 – CFP due date (1 August 2019) (click here for more details)

Red Chalk Drawings, c. 1500-1800 (Florence, 18 September 2019) (click here for more details)

Place of Art (Paris, 7-9 October 2019) (click here for more details)


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