CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide

Celebrating Rembrandt

symposium: 22 April 2006


Joy Kenseth, professor of art history, Dartmouth College


Morning Session, 9:30 – 12:00

Susan Donahue Kuretsky (Sarah Gibson Blanding Professor of Art, Vassar College)
“Beastly Companions in Rembrandt’s Prints”

Shelley Perlove (Professor of Art History, University of Michigan-Dearborn)
“Christians and Jews at the Table: Rembrandt’s Supper at Emmaus”

Clifford S. Ackley (Ruth and Carl Shapiro Curator of Prints and Drawings, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)
“Rembrandt: Actor and Dramatist”

Afternoon Session, 1:30 – 4:00

Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr. (Curator of Northern Baroque Painting, National Gallery, Washington D.C. and Professor of Art History, University of Maryland)
“From Roadside Cottages to Hills in the Polders: Reality and Fantasy in
Rembrandt’s Landscapes”

Michael Zell (Associate Professor of Art History, Boston University)
“Rembrandt’s Printed Gifts”

Stephanie S. Dickey (Associate Professor of Art History, Herron School of Art, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis)
“Rembrandt’s Portrait Etchings on the Market”

with discussion by

Jane L. Carroll (Assistant Dean of Faculty and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Art History, Dartmouth College)
Joy Kenseth (Professor of Art History, Dartmouth College) and
T. Barton Thurber (Curator of European Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College)

Celebrating Rembrandt is funded by the Hood Museum of Art,
the Fannie and Alan Leslie Center for the Humanities,
and the Department of Art History.

Associated event

Exhibition Rembrandt: master of light and shadow: etchings from the collection of the Hood Museum of Art (8 April-17 September 2006)