Fall 2018

The Center’s Fall Fellows’ Lectures took place on Thursday, July 19, 2018, and Tuesday, October 23, 2018. Three papers were presented by the Summer/Fall 2018 Fellows:

Scientific Examination of Art: Connoisseurship, Collecting and Courtrooms
Thiago Piwowarczyk, Junior Research Fellow
Forensic Scientist

“In America Artistic Matters Are Treated in the Best Circles in a Far More Serious Way than in England”: David Croal Thomson’s 1898 Wooing of New York Collectors
Alison Clarke, Senior Research Fellow
Independent Scholar, London

Collecting as a Surrealists’ Practice: the Onslow Ford Collection in the 1930s and 1940s
Caterina Caputo, Leon Levy Fellow
Department of Art History, University of Florence