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Dr. Wim Nys Curator of Jewelry (before 1830) and Silver, DIVA Museum for Diamonds, Jewelry and Silver in Antwerpen (Antwerp), Belgium

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Member of CODART since 2008

Areas of specialization

  • Applied arts
  • Silver and jewelry
  • 17th- and 18th-century ornament prints and drawings
  • 18th-century Flemish sculpture

Exhibitions curated since 1999

Selected publications

2022

“Joannes Baptista Grondoni (1680-1738), een Brusselse juwelier, kunsthandelaar en uitgever van ornamentprenten”
Wim Nys
Article in Tijdschrift voor Interieurgeschiedenis en Design, 44 (2022), pp. 1-38

“Goldsmiths’ print collections in the Southern Netherlands during the eighteenth century: Models, Source of Inspiration, Merchandise or Art Collections?”
Wim Nys
Article in Silver Studies, 37 (2022), pp. 79-94

“OrfĂšvres et joailliers «belges» et leurs collections d’estampes. Le cas de Michel François t’Sas Ă  Bruxelles (1768) et de Pierre Joseph Jacques Tiberghien Ă  Gand (1813)”
Wim Nys
Essay in Curieux d’estampes. Collections et collectionneurs de gravures en Europe (1500-1815), edited by M. Grivel et. al., pp. 187-205, Rennes (PU Rennes) 2022

2021

“Twee acquisities bij DIVA. Bronnen voor onderzoek naar ornament- en ontwerpprenten voor juwelen en edelsmeedkunst in de achttiende eeuw in DIVA, museum voor diamant, juwelen en zilver”
Wim Nys & An Labis
Article in De Gulden Passer, 98 (2021) 2, pp. 341-346

“De ElĂ©ments d’OrfĂšvrerie van Pierre Germain (1703-1783) als inspiratiebron, studiemateriaal en collectorsitem in ‘Belgische’ handen”
Wim Nys
Essay in Juventutis Dux, Juris Doctor. Liber amicorum amicarumque Jozef Dauwe, edited by F. Judo & J. Pauwels., 2021, pp. 213-231

A list of publications by Wim Nys can be downloaded here (PDF file, 2023)


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