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Collection Count + Care with Rembrandt van Rijn and Erika DeFreitas

Collection Count + Care seeks relationships within and conversations across the collection. What stories does the collection tell? / Prise en compte, prise à cœur cherche à tisser des liens et des dialogues entre les œuvres de la collection. Quelles histoires la collection raconte-t-elle?

Speaker / Présentatrice
Suzanne van de Meerendonk, Bader Curator of European Art

Works / Œuvres :
Rembrandt van Rijn, Head of an Old Man in a Cap / Tête de vieil homme au chapeau, around 1630 / vers 1630, oil on panel / huile sur panneau. Gift of Alfred and Isabel Bader, 2003 / Don d’Alfred et Isabel Bader, 2003

Erika DeFreitas, A Teleplasmic Study with Doilies (A Selection) / Étude téléplasmique avec des napperons (sélection), 2010–2011, digital photographs (3) / photographies numériques (3). Gift of Allyson Mitchell and Deirdre Logue, 2021 / Don d’Allyson Mitchell et Deirdre Logue, 2021

Johnson, Johnston and Macrae Investment Group, part of CIBC Private Wealth Wood Gundy is the sponsor for Collection Count + Care and its related programs.

Queen’s Art Conservation Program would like to acknowledge the generosity of the Jarislowsky Foundation.

Music: Thinking of Driving by Kjartan Abel

Videography: Jay Middaugh

French Transcript


Installation view of Collection Count + Care. Photo: Tim Forbes

Rembrandt van Rijn, Head of an Old Man in a Cap, around 1630, oil on panel. Gift of Alfred and Isabel Bader, 2003

Image Credits

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