Fall 2016

The Center’s Fall Fellows’ Lectures and Forum took place on Thursday, October 13, 2016. Three papers were presented by the Summer/Fall 2016 Fellows:

Nature in Place: William A. Bell, Charles Lang Freer, and the Role of Landscape Painting in the Gilded Age Collectors’ Mansion
Elizabeth Spear, Junior Fellow
Ph.D. Candidate in Art History, University of Iowa

Studies in Collecting: The Connoisseur’s Friend, Discoveries in the Drawings Collection of Count Charles Cobenzl (1712-1770) at the Hermitage
Catherine Phillips, Senior Fellow
Independent Scholar affiliated with the Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg

Global Secessions: The Art Market at the Fin de Siècle
Jeffrey Taylor, Leon Levy Fellow
Western Colorado University