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"America and the Art of Flanders: Collecting Paintings by Rubens, Van Dyck, and Their Circles" book launch with Flanders House
The Frick’s Center for the History of Collecting and the Delegation of Flanders to the USA invites you to the Virtual Book Launch of America and the Art of Flanders: Collecting Paintings by Rubens, Van Dyck, and Their Circles, Thursday, November 19, 12:00 to 1:30 p.m. EST.

The program will begin with an introduction by the Frick’s Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Director Ian Wardropper and Head of Research Louisa Wood Ruby and the General Delegate of Flanders to the USA Yves Wantens.

A presentation by the book’s editor, Esmée Quodbach, will follow, along with a panel moderated by Marjorie Wieseman, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., featuring Anne Woollett, J. Paul Getty Museum; Adam Eaker, The Metropolitan Museum of Art; and independent scholar Margaret Laster. The event will culminate with a conversation between Arthur K. Wheelock Jr. and collector Thomas Leysen.

Speakers (in order of appearance):
Ian Wardropper, Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Director, The Frick Collection
Louisa Wood Ruby, Head of Research, The Frick Art Reference Library
Yves Wantens, General Delegate of Flanders to the USA
Esmée Quodbach, editor of the publication and Independent Scholar
Marjorie Wieseman, Curator, and Head of the Department of Northern European Paintings, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Anne Woollett, Curator, Paintings Department, J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Adam Eaker, Assistant Curator, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Margaret Laster, Independent Scholar, New York
Arthur K. Wheelock Jr., former Curator, Northern Baroque Painting, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
Thomas Leysen, collector of Flemish paintings, Antwerp

Nov 19, 2020 12:00 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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