OASA 9 October 2023 meeting

Oxford Art Society Associates 


Colin Harrison 

The Afterlife of Edgar Wind: A Scholar and his Collection

© Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford (image)  

Throughout his life, Edgar Wind, the first Professor of the History of Art at Oxford, collected works of art. In his talk, Colin Harrison, Senior Curator of European Art at the Ashmolean, explores the relationship between the collection, which ranged from Old Master prints to drawings by contemporary artists, to Wind’s own writings.Monday 9 October, The Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean, 5.15 for 5.45. Non-members £6, students and OAS Members gratis – tickets on the door