Seminar in the History of Collecting

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Seminar in the History of Collecting

Seminar in the History of Collecting

December Seminar:

‘Rare and Most Magnificent’: The picture collection of Stephen Alers Hankey (1809 – 1878)
Robert Wenley, Deputy Director, Head of Collections, Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham

Please note earlier start time of 5pm.

The History of Collecting seminar series was established as part of the Wallace Collection’s commitment to the research and study of the history of collections and collecting, especially in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries in Paris and London.

The seminars are free, no bookings required. To join the History of Collecting mailing list and receive updates on the future programme, please email your interest to

Date & Times

Date Start Time End Time
10/12/2018 17:00 18:00