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Ebsworth, Barney A.

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role Collector
city St Louis
other citiesHonolulu, HI; Seattle, WA;
gender M
historical notes Barney A. Ebsworth was an art collector, business executive, and travel tycoon.

Ebsworth is a Trustee of the St. Louis Art Museum and the Seattle Art Museum, a Commissioner of The American Art Museum and Smithsonian Institute and a member of the Trustees Council and Co-Chairman of Collectors Committee of the National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

The Ebsworth collection includes paintings,sculptures and works on paper by artists Charles Burchfield, Alexander Calder, Charles Demuth, Willem de Kooning, Arthur Dove, Arshile Gorky, Morris Graves,Marsden Hartley, David Hockney, Edward Hopper, William Glackens, O. Louis Guglielmi, Jasper Johns, Ellsworth Kelly, Gaston Lachaise, Franz Kline, John Marin, Joan Mitchell,Alice Neel, Georgia O'Keeffe, Claes Oldenburg, Jackson Pollock, Robert Rauschenberg, Charles Sheeler, David Smith, Joseph Stella, Wayne Thiebaud, andAndy Warhol, in addition to less familiar names such as George Ault, Peter Blume, J. Francis Criss, John Storrs, Bob Thompson, and others.

He and his wife, Pam, have donated work to the National Gallery of Art and Seattle Art Museum.

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