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Wildenstein and Company (New York, N.Y.)

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role Dealer/Gallery
dates 1875-
city New York City
other citiesLondon, United Kingdom; Paris, France; Tokyo, Japan;
gender n/a
historical notes Nathan Wildenstein founded Wildenstein & Cie in 1875, and specialized in French paintings, drawings and sculpture of the eighteenth century.

In 1903, Nathan, Earnest and René Gimpel opened E. Gimpel & Wildenstein in New York City (1903-1933). The gallery became Wildenstein & Company in 1933.

Clients of Wildenstein & Company have included Calouste Gulbenkian, Baron Edmond de Rothschild, J. Pierpont Morgan, Henry O. and Louisine Havemeyer, Jules Bache, Benjamin Altman, Sir A. Chester Beatty, Sir Samuel Courtauld, Dr. Albert C. Barnes, Robert Lehman, Duncan Phillips, John G. Johnson, Edward G. Robinson, Helen Clay Frick, Sterling and Francine Clark, John T. Dorrance, Henry P. McIlhenny, Henry Ford II, Francisco de Assis Chateaubriand, Samuel H. and Rush H. Kress, Josephine Bay Paul, John Hay Whitney, John D. and Nelson A. Rockefeller, Walter P. Chrysler Jr., Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, De Witt and Lila Acheson Wallace, Norton Simon, John Paul Getty, Charles and Jayne Wrightsman, Stavros Niarchos, Gianni Agnelli and Ambassador and Mrs. Walter H. Annenberg.

In January of 2014, the Wildenstein family sold it's East 64th Street headquarters to the government of Qatar.

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Wildenstein & Co. Pace Wildenstein Gallery Records see details...
Wildenstein & Co. Wildenstein & Co. Records see details...
Archives of American Art Gimpel & Wildenstein exhibition catalogs, [undated] and 1915-1919. see details...
Archives of American Art Wildenstein and Company exhibition catalogs, 1920-1945. see details...
Archives of American Art Wildenstein and Company exhibition catalog, 1921.
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The Museum of Modern Art Subject file : WILDENSTEIN & CO. (NEW YORK, N.Y.): miscellaneous uncataloged material. see details...
Archives of American Art Miscellaneous art exhibition catalog collection, 1813-1953, bulk 1915-1925 see details...

see also:
Wildenstein, Nathan, 1851-1934
Wildenstein, Georges
Gimpel, René
Wildenstein, Daniel, 1917-2001
Pace Wildenstein Gallery