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Exhibition | Wild and Majestic: Romantic Visions of Scotland

John Knox, Landscape with Tourists at Loch Katrine, 1815, oil on canvas (Edinburgh: National Galleries of Scotland) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From the press release (25 June 2019) for the exhibition: Wild and Majestic: Romantic...
From: Enfilade on 18 Aug 2019

Exhibition, Review, & Catalogue: Bartolomé Bermejo

Exhibition: “Bartolomé Bermejo: Master of the Spanish Renaissance,” The National Gallery, 12 June-29 Septbmer 2019. Review: Isabelle Kent in Apollo June 25, 2019. Exhibition catalog: Letizia Treves; with contributions by Paul Ackroyd,...
From: EM Spanish History Notes on 12 Aug 2019

Exhibition | Angelika Kauffmann: Unknown Treasures

On view last year in Wörlitz at Louise of Brandenburg-Schwedt’s Grey House, the exhibition is now split between two Austrian venues: Angelika Kauffmann: Unknown Treasures from Vorarlberg Private Collections Haus der Fürstin, Wörlitz,...
From: Enfilade on 9 Aug 2019

Exhibition | George IV: Art & Spectacle

Press release for the exhibition, opening this fall: George IV: Art & Spectacle The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace, London, 15 November 2019 — 4 May 2020 Sir Thomas Lawrence, Coronation Portrait of George IV, 1821, oil on canvas,...
From: Enfilade on 7 Aug 2019

Exhibition and Book | Mudlarking

As noted in Salon, the newsletter of the Society of Antiquaries of London, issue 432 (30 July 2019) . . . Foragers of the Foreshore Bargehouse on Bankside, London, 25–29 September 2019 Curated by Florence Evans Mudlarking is gaining new attention....
From: Enfilade on 4 Aug 2019

Exhibition | Triumph & Tragedy: Catherine, the Romanovs, and Fabergé

Attributed to Giacomo Quarenghi (Italy 1744–1817), designer, Pair of ‘Hercules’ armchairs, ca. 1795, Russia, gilt wood, and silk upholstery. ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From the press release, via Art Daily,...
From: Enfilade on 3 Aug 2019

Astrolabes & Navigation (redux, again)

A friend recently visited Philadelphia’s Please Touch Museum and came across the reference to the astrolabe in Muslim culture. Thinking of me, she snapped a photo and sent it to me: “The Science of Navigation” panel inaccurately claims...
From: Darin Hayton on 23 Jul 2019

Exhibition | 2000 Years of Organ Building and Playing

Press release (via Art Daily) for the exhibition now on view at MK&G: Manufacturing Sound: 2000 Years of Organ Building and Organ Playing Manufaktur des Klangs: 2000 Jahre Orgelbau und Orgelspiel Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, 5 July...
From: Enfilade on 18 Jul 2019

Exhibition | Freedom! The Eternal Reconquest

The exhibition is now on view in Bordeaux: Liberté ! L’éternelle reconquête Archives Bordeaux Métropole, 24 June 2019 — 24 April 2020 Gravée au fronton des édifices publics et placée en tête...
From: Enfilade on 14 Jul 2019

Exhibition | Antoine-Jean Gros: Drawings from the Louvre

Now on view at the Louvre: Antoine-Jean Gros (1771–1835): Dessins du Louvre Musée du Louvre, Paris, 27 June — 30 September 2019 Curated by Laura Angelucci One of Jacques-Louis David’s (1748–1825) most famous pupils, and...
From: Enfilade on 14 Jul 2019

Exhibition | Goya: Visions and Inventions

Now on view at The Dalí Museum in Florida: Before Dali — Goya: Visions and Inventions The Dalí Museum, St. Petersburg, 15 June — 1 December 2019 Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes, Portrait of Francisco Sabatini, ca. 1775–79,...
From: Enfilade on 9 Jul 2019

Exhibition | Stubbs (1724–1806): Anatomist

Now on view at Palace House in Newmarket: Stubbs (1724–1806): Anatomist National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art, Newmarket, 27 June — 28 September 2019 In summer 2019, Palace House, The National Heritage Centre for Horseracing...
From: Enfilade on 7 Jul 2019

Exhibition | Deconstructed: The NSLM Sporting Screen

From the NSLM: Deconstructed: The NSLM Sporting Screen The National Sporting Library & Museum, Middleburg, Virginia, 12 April — 15 September 2019 Deconstructed: The NSLM Sporting Screen centers on a unique decorative object from the NSLM’s...
From: Enfilade on 7 Jul 2019

Exhibition | A Tea Journey

Richard Collins, The Tea Party, 1727 (London: Goldsmiths’ Company) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From Compton Verney: A Tea Journey: From the Mountains to the Table Compton Verney Art Gallery & Park, 6 July — 22...
From: Enfilade on 5 Jul 2019

Exhibition | Cost of Revolution: The Life and Death of an Irish Soldier

Press release (15 May 2019) for the exhibition: Cost of Revolution: The Life and Death of an Irish Soldier Museum of the American Revolution, Philadelphia, 28 September 2019 — 17 February 2020 Exploring the toll of war and revolution through the...
From: Enfilade on 4 Jul 2019

Deborah Sampson, Her Diary, and Women in the American Revolution

As reported this week by in The New York Times: Alison Leigh Cowan, “The Woman Who Sneaked into George Washington’s Army,” The New York Times (2 July 2019). A rediscovered diary, now at the Museum of the American Revolution, sheds light...
From: Enfilade on 4 Jul 2019

Exhibition | Three Centuries of Chinese Reverse Glass Painting

Now on view in Switzerland at the Vitromusée Romont: Reflets de Chine: Trois siècles de peinture sous verre chinoise Vitromusée Romont, 16 June 2019 — 1 March 2020 As a museum entirely dedicated to the glass arts, the Vitromusée...
From: Enfilade on 30 Jun 2019

Exhibition | Chic Emprise: Art and Culture of Tobacco

Now on view at the Museum of the New World in La Rochelle, from the press release: Chic emprise: Culture, usages et sociabilités du tabac du XVIe au XVIIIe siècle Musée du Nouveau Monde, La Rochelle, 22 June — 23 September...
From: Enfilade on 29 Jun 2019

At Sotheby’s | Treasures from Chatsworth: The Exhibition

Thomas Smith, View of Chatsworth from the Southwest, 1740–44, oil on canvas (Chatwsorth) ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From Chatsworth: Treasures from Chatsworth: The Exhibition Sotheby’s New York, 28 June — 18...
From: Enfilade on 28 Jun 2019

Exhibition | Curieux Antiquaires: Les débuts de l’archéologie à Bavay

From the Forum Antique de Bavay: Curieux Antiquaires: The Origins of Archaeology in Bavay in the 18th and 19th Centuries Forum Antique, Bavay (Nord), 7 February — 27 August 2019 L’antiquaire est par définition un grand collectionneur…...
From: Enfilade on 23 Jun 2019

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