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AR-PAB, Alvaro Roquette & Pedro Aguiar-Branco, Frieze Masters 2018. Photo by Mark Blower. Courtesy of Frieze/Mark Blower

Applications open: Art Fund Curators Programme at Frieze Masters 2019 (deadline Monday 12 August 2019)

Richard Hilliard by Nicholas Hilliard, 1576/77, watercolour on vellum laid onto plain card © Victoria and Albert Museum, London 2019

Conference: Goldsmiths & Bankers as Collectors, 28 October 2019, Goldsmiths’ Hall, London

Abbot Geoffrey Scott OSB with the UBP delegates in Douai Abbey Library

Portrait collections at Douai Benedictine Abbey and Englefield House, Berkshire, 1 July 2019