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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
Dick, Harris Brisbane
Harris Brisbane Dick was an art collector, publisher and owner...


1855-1916 New York NY Collector
Dick, Jack R.
Jack R. Dick was an entrepreneur, cattle breeder (Black Watch...


1927-1974 Greenwich CT Collector
Dick, William B. (William Brisbane), 1827-1901
Publisher William Brisbane Dick and his son Harris B. Dick...


1826-1901 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.
Henry Durlacher founded the Durlacher Brothers firm of art dealers...


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