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D. W. Gallery
Art gallery; Dallas, Tex...


1975–1981 Dallas TX Dealer/Gallery
Dahl, Arthur L.
The Dahls became close friends with Abstract Expressionist painter Mark...


1914–2005 Pebble Beach CA Collector
Dahl, Joyce Lyon
Art collector; Pebble Beach and San Francisco, California. The Dahls...


1909–2005 Pebble Beach CA Collector
Dale, Chester, 1883-1962
Art collector, banker, utilities financier, and trustee of the National...


1883–1962 New York NY Collector
Dale, Maud, 1875-1953
Collector, artist and author.

Dale with her husband, Chester Dale...



1875–1953 New York NY Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert Artist
Dalton, Harry L.
Harry L Dalton was a collector, bibliophile and businessman.

Dalton...



1895–1990 Charlotte NC Collector
Daniel Gallery
Art gallery at 2 West 47th St., New York, N.Y...


1913–1932 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Daniel, Charles, 1878-1971
Charles Daniel opened his gallery, known as Daniel Gallery, after...


1878–1971 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Collector Patron
Daniels, David M., 1927-2002
David M. Daniels was an art collector, patron, Trustee of...


1927–2002 New York NY Collector
Dannheisser, Elaine
Elaine collected Contemporary art with her husband, Werner Dannheisser (1909-1992...


1923–2001 New York NY Collector
Dannheisser, Werner
Art collector and businessman.

Dannheisser collected art with his wife...



1909–1992 New York NY Collector
David Anderson Gallery
Martha Jackson opened her Gallery in New York City at...


1954–1989 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
David Gallery
Established by Dianne David. Artists' include: William C. Agee, Jack...


1963–1982 Houston TX Dealer/Gallery
David Koetser Gallery
Art gallery operating out of Zurich and Amsterdam...


1923– Zurich Dealer/Gallery
David Stuart Galleries
Los Angeles art gallery owner owned and operated David Stuart...


1910–1984 Los Angeles CA Dealer/Gallery
Davies, Arthur B. (Arthur Bowen), 1862-1928
Arthur Bowen Davies was an artist, collector and the principal...


1862–1928 Rockland Lake NY Artist Collector
Davis & Harvey
Davis & Harvey was a Philadelphia Auction House which operated out...


1898–1908 Philadelphia PA Auction House
Davis, Erwin, approximately 1831-
Erwin Davis was a collector of European paintings, specifically by...


ca. 1831–1902 New York NY Collector
Davis, Frederick W.
Davis operated an antiquities and folk art shop in Mexico...


ca. 1880–1961 Mexico City Dealer/Gallery Collector
Davis, J. C. Bancroft (John Chandler Bancroft), 1822-1907
John Chandler Bancroft, politician, diplomat and collector, also known as...


1822–1907 Worcester MA Collector
Davis, Theodore M., 1837-1915
Thoedore M. Davis was an art collector, financier, lawyer and...


1837–1915 Newport RI Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert
De Forest, Augustus F.
Augustus F. de Forest was an art appraiser, collector and...


New York NY Dealer/Gallery
De Forest, Emily Johnston, 1851-1942
Among decorative arts Emily Johnston de Forest collected Mexican maiolica...


1851–1942 Cold Spring Harbor, LI NY Collector
De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932
Lockwood de Forest was an artist, interior designer, furnishings importer...


1850–1932 Santa Barbara CA Collector Artist Dealer/Gallery
De Forest, Robert W. (Robert Weeks), 1848-1931
Robert Weeks De Forest was an art dealer, collector, lawyer...


1848–1931 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Collector
De Groot, Adelaide Milton, 1876-1967
Adelaide Milton de Groot was an artist, art collector, patron...


1876–1967 New York NY Collector Artist
De Herrera, Gloria, 1929-1985.
Gloria de Herrera was an American art preparator, restorer and...


1929–1985 Los Angeles CA Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert
De la Faille, J. Baart
Van Gogh scholar.

J. Baart de la Faille publiceerde in...



1886–1959 Scholar/Critic/Expert
De Lamar, Alice Antoinette
California patron and collector...


1895–1983? Palm Beach FL Collector Patron
De Lamar, J. R. (Joseph Raphael), 1843-1918
Collector of paintings and decorative arts, captain, capitalist, Idaho State...


1843–1918 New York NY Collector
De Peyster, Frederic, 1796-1882
Frederic De Peyster (1796-1882) was a New York lawyer, graduate...


1796–1882 New York NY Collector
de Tour, Irena Urdang, 1924-
Irena Urdang de Tour was a writer, editor, gallery owner...


1924– Deep River CT Dealer/Gallery
De Wolfe, Elsie, 1865-1950
Elsie de Wolfe, nee Ella Anderson de Wolfe and aka...


1865–1950 Versailles Collector
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928
A zoologist specializing in ichthyology, Bashford Dean (1867- 1928) was...


1867–1928 New York NY Collector
DeCelle, Edward Brooks
Edward Brooks DeCelle was a gallery Owner, Curator, and collector...


San Francisco CA Dealer/Gallery Collector Artist
Deelman, W H Hofstee
Wessel Hendrikus Hofstee Deelman was a Dutch art dealer...


Amsterdam Dealer/Gallery
Deering, Charles, 1852-1927
Collector, industrialist (Deering Harvester Company) and amateur artist. His younger...


1852–1927 Chicago IL Collector
Deering, James, -1925
Collector, Chicago industrialist, builder of the villa Vizcaya, now the...


1859–1925 Chicago IL Collector
Delahunty (Gallery)
Preceded by Smither Gallery and Cranfill Gallery...


1967–1980 Dallas TX Dealer/Gallery
DeLancey, Stephen
Collector of furniture.

Delancey was married to Anne van Cortlandt...



1663–1741 New York NY Collector
Delarue, Allison
Collector, photographer, and writer...


1902–2000 New York NY Collector
Delmonico, L. Crist
L. Crist Delmonico was an art collector and dealer (Gallery...


1880–1906 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Collector
DeWoody, Beth Rudin
Beth Rudin DeWoody is a collector, business woman (vice president...


1952– New York NY Collector
Dickerman, Watson Bradley
Watson Bradley Dickerman was an art collector, financier, horseman, horse...


1846–1923 New York NY Collector
Didier Aaron, Inc.
Didier Aaron, Inc is part of a network of galleries...


1977– New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Dieterle family
The Dieterle family were dealers who primarily specialized in selling...


1946–1986 Paris Dealer/Gallery
Dietrich, H. Richard (Henry Richard), 1938-2007
Henry Richard Dietrich was a collector of early American Colonial...


1938–2007 Chester Springs PA Collector
Dilexi Gallery
Established in San Francisco in 1958. In 1962 James Newman...


1958–1970 San Francsico CA Dealer/Gallery
Dix, George
George Dix was an art dealer and collector who had...


1912–1999 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Dodge, Anna Thomson, 1871-1970
Anna Thomson Dodge, nee Christina Anna Thomson, was an art...


1871–1970 Grosse Point Farms MI Collector
Dodge, Norton T.
Norton Townsend Dodge was an art collector and economics professor...


1927–2011 College Park MD Collector Patron
Dolan, Thomas, 1834-1914
Thomas Dolan was an art collector, dry goods merchant, woolen...


1834–1914 Torresdale PA Collector
Doll & Richards (Gallery)
Art gallery; Boston, Mass. Originated 1866, incorporated 1902. Sold to...


1863–1973 Boston MA Dealer/Gallery
Dorrance, John T
Campbell's soup heir whose art collection was sold via Sotheby's...


1919–1989 Gladwyne PA Collector
Douglas, R. Langton (Robert Langton), 1864-1951
English scholar/dealer; affiliated with Duveen. His widow, Jean, later...


1864–1951 New York NY Scholar/Critic/Expert Dealer/Gallery
Dousman, Hercules L. (Hercules Louis), 1800-1868
Art collector, fur trader, lumberman, land speculator and businessman.

According...



1800–1868 Prairie du Chien WI Collector
Douwes
The Douwes tradition started with a restoration workshop as early...


1760– Amsterdam Dealer/Gallery
Dow, Arthur W. (Arthur Wesley), 1857-1922
Arthur Wesley Dow was an artist, Japanese art collector and...


1857–1922 New York NY Collector Artist
Downtown Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Art gallery; New York, N.Y.; Owned by Edith Gregor Halpert...


1926–1973 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Dreier, Katherine Sophie 1877-1952
Katherine S. Dreier was an artist, collector, patron, and cofounder...


1877–1952 New York NY Collector
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945
Collector and author.

Dreiser married Sarah Osborne White of St...



1871–1945 Hollywood CA Collector
Drexel, Anthony J. (Anthony Joseph), 1826-1893
Anthony Joseph Drexel was a collector, American financier, banker (Drexel...


1826–1893 Philadelphia PA Collector
Drey, Paul, 1885-1953
Paul Drey was a senior partner at the Paul Drey...


1885–1953 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Dreyer Galleries (Houston, Tex.)
Art gallery; Houston, Tex...


1911–1976 Houston TX Dealer/Gallery
Du Pont, Henry Francis, 1880-1969
He was a major collector of American decorative arts of...


1880–1969 Winterthur DE Collector
Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, approximately 1736-1784
Pierre Eugène Du Simitieère was an artist and art collector...


1736–1784 Philadelphia PA Collector Artist
Du Vannes, Albert
Born Albert Di Giovanni in Naples, Italy, moved in 1894...


1881–1962 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Artist
Dubose Gallery
Art gallery; Houston, Tex.

Formerly known as the James Bute...



1950–1979 Houston TX Dealer/Gallery
Duff, John
John Duff was a Boston art collector.

According to The...



d. 1918 Boston MA Collector
Duits Ltd.
London art gallery dealing in Old Master paintings. The firm...


1920–1985 London Dealer/Gallery
Duke, Doris, 1912-1993
Doris Duke was an Islamic art collector and daughter of...


1912–1993 Honolulu HI Collector
Duke, James Buchanan, 1856-1925
James Buchanan Duke was a collector, tobacco manufacturer, industrialist, and...


1856–1925 New York NY Collector
Dun, Robert Graham, 1826-1900
Collector, merchant, financial services broker, head of Dun Mercantile Agencies...


1826–1900 New York NY Collector
Duncan, Barbara (Barbara Doyle)
Barbara Doyle Duncan was a collector, art historian, promoter and...


1921–2003 New York NY Collector
Durlacher Bros.
In 1843, Henry Durlacher founded the London art house which...


1843–1969 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Durr, Louis, 1821-1880
Louis Durr was a German born gold and silver refiner...


1821–1880 New York NY Collector
Dusanne, Zoe, d. 1977
Zoe Dusanne, nee Zola Maie Graves, was an art dealer...


1884–1972 Seattle WA Dealer/Gallery Collector
Duveen Brothers
The Duveen Brothers was firm of art dealers, active in...


1867–1964 London Dealer/Gallery
Duveen, Albert
New York art dealer specializing in American Art. Albert Duveen...


New York NY Dealer/Gallery Collector
Duveen, Benjamin J.
Partner at Duveen Bros. in 1910, Benjamin J. Duveen was...


1876–1959 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Collector
Duveen, Henry J., 1854-1919
Henry J. Duveen was a co-founder of the firm...


1854–1919 New York Dealer/Gallery Collector
Duveen, Joel Joseph
Joel Joseph Duveen was a co-founder of the art...


1843–1908 London Collector Dealer/Gallery
Duveen, Joseph Duveen, Baron, 1869-1939
Baron Joseph Duveen was an art dealer and the president...


1869–1939 London Collector Dealer/Gallery
Dwan Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Owned and operated by Virginia Dwan, the Dwan Gallery was...


1959–1971 New York NY Dealer/Gallery