“Old Pictures, Old Cabinets, Old China”: The Rothschilds as Collectors

Pippa Shirley, Head of Collections of the Waddesdon Manor at The Rothschild Collection, The National Trust, shares the history of the Rothschilds as collectors. This lecture was part of the symposium "Money for the Most Exquisite Things: Bankers and Collecting from the Medici to the Rockefellers," organized by the Center for the History of Collecting at The Frick Collection, March 1, 2013 to March 2, 2013.