Research

Chris Fischer, head of Centre for Advanced Studies in Master Drawings

Centre for Advanced Studies in Master Drawings
Tel.: +4525527212
E-mail: chris.fischer_@_smk.dk

Research area

Dating and geographic pinpointing of older art, specifically Italian pre-19th century drawing, with a particular interest in unearthing the artistic working process as it is reflected in the relationship between study and finished painting.

The curriculum vitae of Chris Fischer

Selected publications

With Joachim Meyer, Italian Drawings in the Department of Prints and Drawings, National Gallery of Denmark. Neapolitan Drawings, Copenhagen 2006.

Italian Drawings in the Department of Prints and Drawings, National Gallery of Denmark. Central Italian Drawings. Schools of Florence, Siena, the Marches and Umbria, Copenhagen 2001. pp. 360.

Fra Bartolommeo. Master Draughtsman of the High Renaissance. A selection from the Rotterdam Albums and Landscape Drawings from Various Collections, exh. cat. Museum Boymans van Beuningen Rotterdam 1990. (pp. 415. The exhibition was also shown in New York, Chicago, Boston, Copenhagen).

Disegni di Fra Bartolommeo e della sua scuola, exh. cat. Firenze, Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi 1986. (pp. 177 & 125 ill.).

Italian Drawings in the J.F.Willumsen Collection, exh. cat. The J.F.Willumsen Museum, Frederikssund, April May 1984. (pp. 180).

All publications

Occupational posts, duties, ect.

  • Part-time lecturer at the University of Copenhagen
  • External examiner (Art History) at the University of Copenhagen and Aarhus University
  • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board at the journal Master Drawings
  • Member of the peer review committee at the journal Passepartout
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