Charles Ryskamp: The Legacy of a Collector
The Frick Collection - The Frick Collection
Charles Ryskamp (1928–2010) served as the Director of The Frick Collection from 1987 to 1997. Under his leadership the Frick underwent a profound evolution and embarked on a new era of growth and innovation within the arts. In conjunction with the exhibition A Passion for Drawings, this lecture will explore the fascinating life, letters and collecting interests of this remarkable scholar, teacher, connoisseur, and collector through the magnificent drawings he bequeathed to the Frick."