Elizabeth Pergam, Paris over London: Victorian curator J.C. Robinson’s collection at auction

The Wallace Collection continues its series of History of Collecting Seminars with a talk by

Dr Elizabeth Pergam (Lecturer, Sotheby’s Institute of Art, New York, NY)

Paris over London: Victorian curator J.C. Robinson’s collection at auction

Charles Maurand after Honoré Daumier, L’Hotel des ventes: le Commissaire-priseur, 1863, wood engraving, NGA 1978.82.19

The seminars are free, no bookings required.
The Wallace Collection, History of Collecting Seminars, Timetable Autumn 2018

30-07-18 Wallace Collection-Pergam (pdf)

Apply Now: Research Award on Art Market Subjects

Once again the Sotheby’s Institute of Art is sponsoring a research award for students writing on the subjects of art collecting or the art market http://www.sothebysinstitute.com/news-and-events/news/call-for-student-paper-submissions-arlis-award/. This generous award of $3000 to the winner (individual or group effort) and $1000 to the assisting library will be presented at the 2018 ARLIS conference in New York.

The deadline is December 15 which allows for papers written this semester to be considered. Any paper written in this calendar year up to the deadline, graduate or undergraduate, by a current or recently-graduated student is eligible.

Address and email entries to:

Lee Sorensen
Chair, Sotheby’s Institute of Art Research Award
Lilly Library, Duke University

Abstracts now online: TIAMSA’s The Art Fair Conference abstracts

TIAMSA’s  The Art Fair  Conference  
13-15 July 2017
Sotheby’s Institute of Art, London

Here we attach the abstracts to the talks of the upcoming event.
We look forward to welcoming our speakers and participants to this exciting programme, focusing on art fairs from 16th-century panden via the creation of documenta to Art Basel now.

TIAMSA The Art Fair Conference Abstracts
(.pdf, 871 KB)


Sotheby’s Institute of Art Research Award

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