Holland's Golden Age in America: Collecting the Art of Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Hals

Thumbnail of the symposium's program, front cover, featuring a Vermeer painting: a standing worman is handing a seated woman a note.

Thirteen speakers presented papers on the formation of American collectors’ taste for Dutch art, on specific Gilded Age collections, and on the dissemination of Dutch art across the United States during the twentieth century. The symposium concluded with an interview of the renowned collectors Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo.