Old Masters Worldwide

Markets, Movements and Museums, 1789-1939

Dr Susanna Avery-Quash (Redaktør) ; Dr. Barbara Pezzini (Redaktør)

Investigates for the first time the origin, development and rise of the Old Master market in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and its international dissemination. Les mer
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Investigates for the first time the origin, development and rise of the Old Master market in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, and its international dissemination.

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Innholdsfortegnelse

List of Figures
Series Editor's Introduction
Foreword, Gabriele Finaldi (National Gallery, UK)
Acknowledgements
List of Abbreviations

Introduction, Susanna Avery-Quash (National Gallery, UK) and Barbara Pezzini (Independent Scholar, UK)

Part I: Developing European Networks, 1780-1894
1.The European Market for Italian Old Masters after Napoleon, Robert Skwirblies (Technische Universitat Berlin, Germany)
2. Old Masters from Rome to London: Alexander Day and Pietro Camuccini, Pier Ludovico Puddu (Palacky University, Czech Republic)
3. Selling Old Masters in Britain, France and the Netherlands: The Networking Strategies of John Smith, Julia I. Armstrong-Totten (Independent Scholar, USA)
4. A Web of Agents: Buying Old Masters for the National Gallery, London, Susanna Avery-Quash (National Gallery, UK)

Part II: Gaining International Visibility and Expertise, 1850-1909
5. Old Masters versus Modern Art in Parisian Auctions, Lea Saint-Raymond (Universite Paris Nanterre, France)
6. Agnew's from Modern Art to the Old Masters, Barbara Pezzini (Independent Scholar, UK)
7. Taste or Opportunity? Durand-Ruel and Spanish Old Masters, Veronique Gerard Powell (Independent Scholar, France)
8. Authority and Expertise in the Old Master Market: Bode and Duveen, Catherine B. Scallen (Case Western Reserve University, USA)
9. Scholar, Dealer and Museum Man: Robert Langton Douglas in the International Old Master Market, Imogen Tedbury (Royal Holloway, University of London, UK)

Part III: Casting a Wider Web, 1900-1939
10. A Missed Opportunity? Goupil and the Old Masters, Agnes Penot (Independent Scholar, USA)
11. Knoedler and Old Masters in America, Inge Reist (The Frick Collection, USA)
12. Trust, Friendship and Politics in the Old Master Market: Duveen and the State Art Collection of the Kingdom of Yugoslavia, Jelena Todorovic (Faculty of Fine Arts, Serbia)
13. Negotiating Old Masters for the Melbourne National Gallery, Monique Webber (The University of Melbourne, Australia and Monash University Art Design and Architecture, Australia)
14. The Distant Old Masters of South Africa, Jillian Carman (University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)

Select Bibliography
Author Biographies
Index

Om forfatteren

Susanna Avery-Quash is Senior Research Curator (History of Collecting) at the National Gallery, UK, where she is responsible for activities associated with the Gallery's research strand 'Buying, Collecting and Display'. Her recent publications concerning the history of collecting and the art market include three co-edited volumes which each appeared in 2019: London and the Emergence of a European Art Market, 1780-1820, The Georgian London Town House: Building, Collecting and Display and Leonardo in Britain: Collections and Reception History.

Barbara Pezzini is an art and cultural historian who has written extensively on European Old Masters and British art of the period 1830-1970. Barbara has previously worked as Editor of Visual Resources and in curatorial, research and archival projects for the National Gallery, National Trust, Burlington Magazine and the Art UK Sculpture Project.