Tag Archives: Hans Sloane

New Lister Ephemera

Sachiko Kusukawa asked me to write a blog post concerning my research presented at the ICHSTM Conference in Manchester in July 2013. Before I begin, I would like to congratulate Sachiko and Sven Dupré of Max Planck for organising such … Continue reading

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The science connoisseur

At the recent ‘Curiously Drawn….’ conference, Kim Sloan of the British Museum spoke on the art collections of Hans Sloane, in her paper ‘Sir Hans Sloane’s pictures: the science of connoisseurship or the art of collecting?’ It is perhaps not … Continue reading

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