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Ballard, James Franklin, 1851-1931

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role Collector Patron
dates 1851-1931
city St. Louis
other citiesNew York, NY;
gender M
historical notes St Louis collector primarily known for his 17th century Oriental rugs. He was married to Bernice C. Ballard.

He donated rugs from his collection to the Metropolitan Art Museum, the City art museum of St Louis.
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University of Wisconsin, Madison Libraries [James Franklin Ballard, biographical materials] see details...
Saint Louis Art Museum Papers of the James F. Ballard Rug Collection, 1904-1973. see details...
Philadelphia Museum of Art Edwin Atlee Barber Records, 1901-1916 see details...