The Collector and his Circle

With the developing interest in the history of collecting, this one-day workshop to be held at the Wallace Collection on 2 July 2014, aims to bring out new research in the area of collecting and art markets in the early modern era (1700—1900). Speakers at this workshop are invited to examine the mutual interests of collectors and art patrons; the client relationships between dealers and collectors; the roles of advisers, museum curators and critics; and the importance of art publications.

Deadline 31 January 2014.

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