NEXT EVENTS: SUNDAY LECTURES ON MARCH 17 AND APRIL 28

Please join us for our Sunday lecture series in the Gunn Theater of the Legion of Honor, Lincoln Park, San Francisco. The theater opens at 9:45 a.m. for social time, and the programs begin at 10:30 a.m.

SUNDAY, MARCH 17: Charlotte Jacob-Hanson, independent scholar, “Flights of Fantasy – The Bird Painting of Louis Victor Gerverot (1747-1849).” Charlotte Jacob-Hanson has published extensively on leading, internationally-active ceramics decorators of the 18th century. This talk will focus on Gerverot’s work in the Netherlands and Germany, at the Weesp, Höchst, and Loosdrecht factories.

SUNDAY, APRIL 28: Shirley M. Mueller, M.D., Associate Professor of Neurology, Emerita, Indiana University School of Medicine; American Ceramic Circle member; scholar and collector of Chinese Export Porcelain, “Inside the Head of a Collector.” The talk will report from Prof. Mueller's extensive publications on the neuropsychology of collecting. For background on her own collections, see her beautiful website, www.shirleymuellerporcelain.com.