Recommended Reading List
Aronson, Steven, “Native Beauties: Eugene V. Thaw on his Extraordinary Compilation of North American Indian Works,” Architectural Digest 65, no.3 (2018): 58-68
Art of the North American Indians: The Thaw Collection (2nd edition), The Fenimore Art Museum, 2016. Purchase now
Brown, Sylvia, Grappling with Legacy: Rhode Island’s Brown Family and the American Philanthropic Impulse, Archway Publishing, 2017 Purchase now
Delbourgo, James, Collecting the World: Hans Sloane and the Origins of the British Museum, Belknap Press: An Imprint of Harvard University Press, 2017 Purchase now
Ellis, Charles S., "Documents for the third Earl Cowper's collection of paintings and drawings," in Paragone, Arte, 56 (2005), fascicle 661, pp. 40-72.
Ellis, Charles S., review of Artisti, dilettanti e mercanti d'arte nel salotto fiorentino di Sir Horace Mann by Giulia Coco (Rome, 2014), in The British Art Journal, XVI (2015/2016), fasc. 3, pp. 127-129.
Guilding, Ruth, “The Romantic Museum: Antique Sculpture in the Public Realm,” in Owning the Past: Why the English Collected Antique Sculpture, 1640-1840, New Haven and London, 2014, pp. 302-21.
Jaffer, Amin, From the Great Mughals to the Maharajas: Jewels of The Al Thani Collection, Skira Rizzoli Publishing; release date March 27, 2018
Jenkins, Ian, Archaeologists & Aesthetes in the Sculpture Galleries of the British Museum, 1800-1939, London, 1992, pp. 102-24
White, Sheila, and Sheail, Philip, trans.& editors, Lord Fordwich's Grand Tour, 1756-1760, Hertfordshire Record Publications, vol. 31 (Caxton Hill, Hertford, England, 2015).