The Frick’s Center for the History of Collecting and the Delegation of Flanders to the USA invite 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
Live through Zoom
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.