Collecting Drawings: A Public & Private Affair

2012 Symposium

September 28–29, 2012

Free and Open to the Public

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Curators, collectors, and dealers discuss the intricate relationship between the private and public spheres of collecting art. The symposium is presented in conjunction with the exhibition, Drawn to Excellence: Renaissance to Romantic Drawings from a Private Collectionon view September 28, 2012–January 6, 2013. Support for the Emily Hall Tremaine Symposium has been provided by the Emily Hall Tremaine Fund through the initiative of Dorothy Tremaine Hildt ’49.

Image Credit: Gaetano Gandolfi. San Matteo della Decima 1734–1802 Bologna. Marta Gandolfi,c. 1778. Black, red, and white chalk with stumping on brown paper. Private collection.