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Vanderbilt, George Washington, 1862-1914

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role Collector
dates 1862-1914
city Asheville
other citiesNew York, NY;
gender M
historical notes George Washington Vanderbilt was an American collector. He was the son of William Henry Vanderbilt (1821-1885) and a grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794-1877).

G. W. Vanderbilt had a collection of Rembrandt and Whistler etchings, as well as rare tapestries, rugs, bronzes, Japanese prints and books.

He married Edith Stuyvesant Dresser in Paris, June 1898.
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Online Edition of Correspondence of James McNeill Whistler Correspondence associated with: Vanderbilt, George Washington. see details...
Vanderbilt Museum Vanderbilt Collection at Eagle's Nest, Vanderbilt Museum see details...
New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives Division William B. Osgood Field papers, 1610-1952, n.d. (bulk 1897-1934). see details...
Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute Papers of William J. Collins, 1902-1958. see details...
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Samuel Putnam Avery Papers, [ca. 1850]-1905 see details...

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Vanderbilt, William H. (William Henry), 1821-1885