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Dr. Lara Yeager-Crasselt Curator of European Painting and Sculpture and Department Head, Baltimore Museum of Art in Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Information

Member of CODART since 2015

Exhibitions curated since 1999

Selected publications

2021

Portrait of a Gentleman. Michael Sweerts (1618-1664) and the Elegance of Brussels Portraiture
Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Phoebus Focus no. XXI
Veurne (Hannibal) 2021

Changing Forms: Metamorphosis in Myth, Art, and Nature 1650–1700
Edited by Elizabeth Nogrady and Lara Yeager-Crasselt.
With an essay: “The Rules of Ovid: Myth, Classicism, and Metamorphosis in the Late Seventeenth-Century Netherlands,” pp. 24-33
Catalogue of an exhibition held in Poughkeepsie in 2021
Poughkeepsie (The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College) 2021

An Inner World: Seventeenth-Century Dutch Genre Painting
Edited by Heather Moqtaderi and Lara Yeager-Crasselt
With an essay: “Embracing an Inner World in Seventeenth-Century Dutch Genre Painting,” pp. 19-33
Catalogue of an exhibition held in Philadelphia in 2021
Philadelphia, PA (University of Pennsylvania Press) 2021

2020

“Joachim von Sandrart’s ‘Academy of Antiquity’ and François Duquesnoy: The Experience of Academy and Community in Rome in 1629.”
In Roma 1629 (Pensieri ad Arte series), edited by Jan Blanc and Marije Osnabrugge, pp. 69-92
Rome (Editoriale Artemide) 2020

2019

Rembrandt, Vermeer and the Dutch Golden Age
Blaise Ducos and Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Louvre Abu Dhabi in 2019
London (Saqi Books) 2019

The Leiden Collection Catalogue
Lara Yeager-Crasselt, edited by Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Entries on “Rembrandt van Rijn, Bust of a Bearded Old Man;” “Rembrandt van Rijn, Portrait of Petronella Buys.”
New York (www.theleidencollection.com/archive/) 2019

2018

The Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer: Masterpieces from The Leiden Collection
Edited by Lara Yeager-Crasselt, Vadim Sadkov, and Irina Sokolova
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow and The State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg in 2018
Moscow (The Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts) 2018.

The Leiden Collection Catalogue
Lara Yeager-Crasselt, edited by Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Entries on “Rembrandt van Rijn and Workshop, Man with a Sword,” co-authored with Leonore van Sloten; “Rembrandt van Rijn, Portrait of a Seated Woman with Her Hands Clasped,” co-authored with Arthur K. Wheelock Jr.; “Govaert Flinck, Elegant Shepherdess Listening to a Shepherd Playing the Recorder in an Arcadian Landscape.”
New York (www.theleidencollection.com/archive/) 2018

2017

The Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer: Masterpieces from The Leiden Collection
Edited by Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Catalaogue of an exhibition held at the National Museum of China in Beijing
Boston (Boundless Books) 2017

The Leiden Collection Catalogue
Lara Yeager-Crasselt, edited by Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Entries on “Attributed to Cornelis Bisschop, A Self-Portrait of an Artist Seated at an Easel;” “Ferdinand Bol, Man with a Book;” Ferdinand Bol, A Man with a Fur-Trimmed Hat;” “Ferdinand Bol, Rebecca and Eliezer at the Well;” “Ferdinand Bol, Self-Portrait, Behind a Parapet;” “Govaert Flinck, Portrait of a Man with a Hat;” “Gottfried Kneller, A Scholar in his Study;” “Michael Sweerts, Portrait of a Young Boy.”
New York (www.theleidencollection.com/archive/) 2017

2016

Splendor, Myth and Vision: Nudes from the Prado
Edited by Lara Yeager-Crasselt, Thomas J. Loughman and Kathleen M. Morris
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in 2016
New Haven (Yale University Press) 2016

“Knowledge and Practice Pictured in the Artist’s Studio: The ‘Art Lover’ in the Seventeenth-Century Netherlands”
Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Article in De Zeventiende Eeuw 32, no. 2 (2016), pp. 110-126
Available online

2015

Michael Sweerts (1618-1664): Shaping the Artist and the Academy in Rome and Brussels
Lara Yeager-Crasselt
‘Pictura Nova: Studies in 16th– and 17th– Century Flemish Painting and Drawing’
, 21.
Turnhout (Brepols Publishers) 2015

“Pride and ambition in seventeenth-century Brussels. The drawing academy of Michael Sweerts”
Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Essay in Facts & Feelings: Retracing emotions of artists, 1600-1800, eds. K. van der Stighelen and H. Magnus, pp. 151-167.
Turnhout (Brepols Publishers) 2015

2014

Ambrosisus Bosschaert;” “Jan Both;” “Hendrick ter Brugghen;” “Adriaen Coorte;” “Gerbrand van den Eeckhout;” “Hendrick Goltzius;” “Cornelis Jonson van Ceulen;” “Jan Lievens;” “Christoffel Pierson;” “Cornelis van Poelenburch;” “Salomon van Ruysdael;” “Godefridus Schalcken;” “Willem van de Velde the Elder;” “Willem van de Velde the Younger;” “Cornelis Verbeeck;” “Johannes Cornelisz Verspronck;” “Abraham de Verwer;” “Jacob van Walscapelle;” “Jan Weenix;” “Emmanuel de Witte;” “Cornelis Verbeeck;” “Jan Weenix;” “Emanuel de Witte;” “Philip Wouwermans;”
Lara Yeager-Crasselt with Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Entries in Dutch Paintings of the Seventeenth Century (online catalogue)
Washington (NGA Online Editions) 2015

2012

“Michael Sweerts, Portrait of a Young Boy”
Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Essay in Vermeer: Il secolo d’oro dell’arte olandese, eds. A. K. Wheelock, Jr., W. Liedtke and S. Bandera, pp. 196-197.
Milan (Skira) 2012

2011

“Michael Sweerts/François Duquesnoy: A Flemish Paragone in Seventeenth-Century Rome”
Article in Dutch Crossing: Journal of Low Countries Studies 35, no. 2 (July 2011), pp 110-126.

“Ferdinand Bol, Man with a Book”
Lara Yeager-Crasselt
Essay in Communication: Visualizing the Human Connection in the Age of Vermeer, eds. A. K. Wheelock, Jr. and D. Lokin, pp. 134-135.
London (Scala) 2011


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