Art Dealers, America and the International Art Market, 1880–1930, Symposium, Getty Research Institute, 18-19 January 2018

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The Getty Research Institute presents a symposium on the role of international art dealers in creating the collections, museums, and intellectual culture of the American art world in the late 19th and early 20th century. Bringing together rich archival resources from the Getty Research Institute and peer institutions, and capitalizing on new methodologies made possible by the extraordinary quantity of information contained in the documentary record, this symposium illuminates the ways in which art dealers contributed to making America a prominent arena in the international art market, and their role in creating the major private collections that became the foundation of great American museums.

Maria Baldassare, Universidad Nacional San Martin
Lynn Catterson, Columbia University
Petra Chu, Seton Hall University
Alison Clarke, University of Liverpool
Gail Feigenbaum, Getty Research Institute
Peter Fuhring, Fondation Custodia
Thomas Gaehtgens, Getty Research Institute
Flaminia Gennari Santori, Gallerie Nazionali d'Arte Antica di Palazzo Barberini e Palazzo Corsini
Sandra van Ginhoven, Getty Research Institute
Anne Helmreich, Texas Christian University
Jeremy Howard, University of Buckingham and P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Christian Huemer, Belvedere Museum
Margaret Iacono, The Frick Collection
Robert Jensen, University of Kentucky
Matthew Lincoln, Getty Research Institute
Agnes Penot, Independent scholar
Barbara Pezzini, The National Gallery, London and University of Manchester
Inge Reist, The Frick Collection
Léa Saint-Raymond, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense
Catherine Scallen, Case Western Reserve
Paolo Serafini, Università degli Studi di Roma La Sapienza
Joanna Smalcerz, Getty Research Institute
Edward Sterrett, Getty Research Institute
Chris Stolwijk, Nederlands Instituut voor Kunstgeschiedenis (RKD) and Universiteit Utrecht
Charlotte Vignon, The Frick Collection

Charles L. Knoedler (1863–1944), the youngest son of Michael Knoedler, at the gallery's fourth location, a rented brownstone at the intersection of 170 Fifth Avenue and 22nd Street in New York City. The Getty Research Institute

Getty Center, Museum Lecture Hall
Thursday, January 18 and Friday January 19, 2018, from 9 am - 8 pm

Free | Advance ticket required

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This is a two-day symposium. Separate reservations are required for each day. Make a reservation for the second day of this symposium (January 19).

An assortment of concessions will be available for purchase outside the Museum Lecture Hall between 5:00 and 7:00 p.m. Please note that food and drink are not permitted inside the lecture hall.

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