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Frick Pittsburgh Unveils New Strategic Plan and Acquisitions Program

26 June 2017

Manufacture de Monsieur le duc d’Angoulême, Paris, Pair of Vases, ca. 1785, porcelain with enamel and gilded decoration; each 9 × 5.5 × 5.25 inches (The Frick...

Excavating the Burial Ground at St James’ Gardens in London

26 June 2017

◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ With thanks to Nick Grindle for noting this work: St James’ Gardens—the former site of a late 18th- and 19th-century...

Conference Session | Water, Gods, and the Iconography of Power

25 June 2017

Design for a Carriage Built by Andrea Cornely after a design by Ciro Ferri, engraving published in An Account of His Excellence, Roger Earl of Castelmaine’s Embassy from His Sacred...

Symposium | Full Circle: The Medal in Art History

25 June 2017

◊  ◊  ◊  ◊  ◊ From the symposium flyer: Full Circle: The Medal in Art History — A Symposium in Honor of Stephen K. Scher The Frick Collection,...