James Byam Shaw: Scholar-dealer and 'Museum Man' | University of Oxford

James Byam Shaw: Scholar-dealer and 'Museum Man'

Speaker
Gemma Plumpton - former Print Room intern
Event date
Event time
15:45 - 16:45
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
OX1 2PH
Venue details

Meet in Gallery 21

Event type
Gallery tours / talks
Event cost
£7/£6/£5 Full, Concessions, Members
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

The role of dealers in building museum collections is often overlooked. Discover the scholar-dealer behind many of the Ashmolean’s great 20th-century acquisitions of Old Master drawings, including works by Fra Bartolommeo, Giovanni Bellini, and Francisco José de Goya y Lucientes.