CEEH Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica

Presentation of the fifth volume of the Velazqueña collection: «Collected writings on Velázquez» by Jonathan Brown

The Frick Collection, Nueva York 21 May 2008

The book had its public launch in New York on May 21, during the first session of the symposium “The Hispanic World of Jonathan Brown”, held in honor of the author to celebrate his scholarship and his generosity as a teacher.

PROGRAMME – First Session

Wednesday, 21 May 2008, 6:00 p.m.


I East 70th Street

Welcome and Introduction

Anne L. Poulet
Director, The Frick Collection

Susan Grace Galassi
Curator, The Frick Collection

Keynote Adress

Monarchy and Empire: The Hispanic World of Jonathan Brown
Sir John Elliott, Regius Professor Emeritus
University of Oxford

Book Presentation

Collected Writings on Velázquez
Jonathan Brown

Lisa A. Banner
Independent Scholar

José Luis Colomer
Director, Centro de Estudios Europa Hispánica