Caroline Pegum

Career summary

Christie’s London, Evening Sale Co-ordinator.

English Heritage, Curatorial Assistant.

Office of Public Works (Ireland), Architectural Researcher, Author and Curator.

Areas of interest / research

Late 17th/early 18th century British and Irish painting and cultural history.

Career and ouevre of Charles Jervas (c.1675-1739).

Miniaturist Bishop Simon Digby (c.1645-1720).

Details of books/publications relating to your work on British portraiture

Charles Jervas Catalogue Raisonné (forthcoming).

Biographical entry on Charles Jervas for Art and Architecture of Ireland, 5 vols, Royal Irish Academy and Yale University Press, forthcoming 2014.

‘Bishop Simon Digby (c.1645-1720): a reappraisal of the nature and  status of his artistic practice’, Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies [the annual journal of the Irish Georgian Society], 15 (2012).

“An Ingenious Painter’: new factors in the early career of Charles Jervas’, Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies, 13 (2010), 78-95.

‘A fresh look at Charles Jervas’, Irish Arts Review, 27, 4 (Winter 2010), 90-95.