Jane Turner

9 March 2011 | Amsterdam
 
Jane Turner will become Head of the Print Room of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam as from 1 September 2011. She is the fourteenth international expert to strengthen the Rijksmuseum in the run-up to the reopening in 2013. Turner (1956, US)  is an internationally renowned art historian and specialist in Dutch 16th and 17th-century drawings with an impressive career to date. She is well known as the author of the 2006 collection catalogue of the Dutch drawings in the Morgan Library & Museum in New York and as the editor of the Dictionary of Art (34 volumes). She is also the capable editor of our sister periodical Master Drawings, which she will combine with her work in Amsterdam. This fall her collection catalogue of the Dutch drawings in the V&A in London will be published. The editors of Delineavit et Sculpsit wish her a lot of success and satisfaction in her new position.

Rijksmuseum Press release

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