Event Date: 13 February 2019
The Lecture Room
London WC1H 0AB
The Warburg Institute presents:
Curatorial Conversations: Lost Treasures of Strawberry Hill: Silvia Davoli in Conversation with Bill Sherman
Dr Silvia Davoli in conversation with Bill Sherman, Institute Director.
Part of Curatorial Conversations; a series of lectures which invites curators from around the world to share their knowledge and experience.
Dr Davoli is Research Curator at Strawberry Hill House and is a specialist in the history of collecting. Since 2013 she has been researching the whereabouts of the Walpole Collection. In the past years she has conducted provenance research for a number of museums such as the Wallace Collection, the National Gallery, Waddesdon Manor and the Museum of Asian Art in Berlin. She is currently collaborating with Professor Abigail Green (Oxford University) on a project on Jewish Collectors.