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Archaeological Institute of America. Annual Meeting (118th : 2017 : Toronto, Ont.), author.

Collecting and collectors from antiquity to modernity / edited by Alexandra Carpino, Tiziana D'Angelo, Maya Muratov, and David Saunders.

Boston, MA : Archaeological Institute of America, 2018.
Physical Description:
viii, 252 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm.
Reference Library
N5750 .A67 2017 (LC)
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Sixteen papers originally presented in two colloquia and a workshop at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Archaeological Institute of America in Toronto.
Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Terms:
Art objects -- Collectors and collecting -- United States -- Congresses.
Art objects -- Collectors and collecting.
Art patrons -- United States -- Congresses.
Art patrons.
Art, Etruscan -- Collectors and collecting -- United States -- Congresses.
Gems, Ancient -- Collectors and collecting -- United States -- Congresses.
United States.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Carpino, Alexandra Ann, editor.
D'Angelo, Tiziana, editor.
Muratov, Maya, editor.
Saunders, David, editor.

  • Introduction / Alexandra A. Carpino
  • The formation of the Etruscan collection at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston : the strategies of Edward Robinson and Rodolfo Lanciani / Helen Nagy
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Etruscans : collecting from the 1870s to the present / Richard De Puma
  • Collecting Etruscans for California : the story of philanthropist Phoebe A. Hearst and archaeologist Alfred Emerson / Lisa C. Pieraccini
  • Italian antiquities to American museums : notes on collecting at the turn of the twentieth century / Claire Lyons
  • The impact of the 1970s UNESCO convention on unprovenanced Etruscan artifacts in the United States / Laetitia La Follette
  • Introduction / Tiziana D'Angelo and Maya Muratov
  • Romanae : collecting gems in Ancient Rome / Roberta Casagrande-Kim
  • Collecting magical gems in the early modern period : from infancy to adulthood / Liliana Leopardi
  • Collecting at Alnwick Castle : engraved gems in the collection of the Duke of Northumberland / Claudia Wagner
  • "Fraudulent ingenuity" : Charles W. King and 19th-century collections of antique gems / Tiziana D'Angelo and Maya Muratov
  • Introduction / David Saunders
  • The stratigraphy of provenance / Caroline M. Rochleau
  • The pitfalls and possibilities of provenance research : historic collections and the art market in the 20th century / Judith Barr
  • The Tampa Poseidon = The Shugborough Neptune / Seth Pevnick
  • Collecting Greek and Etruscan vases in 19th century Philadelphia / Ann Blair Brownlee
  • A collaborative path for research into ancient and heritage objects / Sarah Kielt Costello and John Hopkins
  • Verifying a provenance / Paul Denis
  • "Said to be from" : best practices for using unscientific findspot information / Phoebe Segal
  • Contributors.