CODART, Dutch and Flemish art in museums worldwide

Dr. Louisa Wood Ruby Head of Research, Frick Collection in New York, New York, USA

Information

Member of CODART since 2001

Exhibitions curated since 1999

Selected publications

Forthcoming

“A Family Affair: Bruegel and Sons in America”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Essay in America and the Art of Flanders: Collecting Paintings by Rubens, Van Dyck, and Their Circles
Penn State University Press (forthcoming)

2014

“Collecting Dutch Art in Colonial New York.”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Essay in Holland’s Golden Age in America: Collecting the Art of Rembrandt, Vermeer, and Hals.
Penn State University Press, 2014.

2013

“Sebastaien Vrancx’ Aeneid Series: Some New Additions”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Article in Master Drawings Vol. 51 (2013), no. 3
An online exhibition of the entire series can be found on the Frick collection website

2012

“Bruegel/Brueghel/Bril: The “Lugt Group” Revisited”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Article in Master Drawings Vol. 50 (2012), no. 3

“An Early Woodscape by Jan Brueghel.”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Article in Burlington Magazine, CLIV, July 2012

2008

“Landscape in Rome: Adam Elsheimer and Paul Bril.”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Essay in Rom und der Norden: Wege und Formen des Kunstlerischen Austauschs
Munich (Hirmer) 2008

“Dutch Art and the Hudson Valley Patroon Painters”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Essay in Going Dutch: Four Centuries of Dutch Influence in the United States.
Amsterdam (Brill Academic Press) 2008

2007

“Two Unpublished Drawings by Paul Bril.”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Essay in Festschrift in Honor of Terez Gerszi.
Budapest (Szépművészeti Múzeum) 2007.

2006

“The Montias Database of Sixteenth and Seventeenth Century Inventories of Dutch Art Collections.”
Louisa Wood Ruby
Essay in In His Milieu: Essays on Netherlandish Art in Memory of John Michael Montias.
Edited by Amy Gohlany, Mia Mochizuki and Lisa Vergara
Amsterdam (Amsterdam University Press) 2006

1999

Paul Bril: the drawings
Louisa Wood Ruby
Monograph and catalogue raisonné, in series Pictura nova, vol. 4
Turnhout (Brepols) 1999
ISBN 2-503-50577-5

1990

”Sebastiaen Vrancx as illustrator of Virgil’s Aeneid
Louisa Wood Ruby
Article in Master Drawings (1990)