NEXT EVENTS: SUNDAY LECTURES ON MARCH 17 AND APRIL 28
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.