Louisa Wood Ruby

Photograph of Louisa Wood Ruby

Louisa Wood Ruby is Head, Photoarchive Research, Frick Art Reference Library.  Recently she curated an online exhibition for the Frick Photoarchive's webpages entitled Sebastiaen Vrancx' Illustrations for Virgil's Aeneid to coincide with her article in Master Drawings of the same name. Other recent publications include an essay on the early drawings of Jan Brueghel the Elder for  the Munich exhibition catalogue Brueghel : Gemälde von Jan Brueghel d.Ä. and the article "An Early Woodscape by Jan Brueghel" appeared in Burlington Magazine. Upcoming articles include "“A Family Affair: Bruegel and Sons in America,” which will appear in the Frick’s Center for the History Collecting publication, America and the Art of Flanders: Collecting Paintings by Rubens, Van Dyck, and Their Circles (Penn State Press, 2018).  She is currently working on a catalogue raisonné of the drawings of Jan Brueghel the Elder with Teréz Gerszi of the Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest, and an exhibition that will arise from that work to be held at the Museum Rockoxhuis in Antwerp in Fall 2019

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