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F. Kleinberger Galleries (New York, N.Y.)
Founded in Paris by Franz Kleinberger in 1848, the firm...


1848-1973 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fabbri, Edith Shepard, 1872-1954
Edith Shepard Fabbri was a collector, the great-granddaughter of...


1872-1954 New York NY Collector
Fackenthal, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1851-1941
Print collector, metallurgist, industrialist, businessman and historian of early iron...


1851-1941 Philadelphia PA Collector
Fahnestock, Harris C. (Harris Charles), 1835-1914
Harris Charles Fahnestock was a collector and banker of NYC...


1835-1914 New York NY Collector
Fales, Samuel Bradford
Samuel Bradford Fales was in the importing and commission business...


1808-1880 Philadelphia PA Collector
Faure, Patricia, 1928-
Patricia Faure was an art Dealer, photographer and fashion photographer...


1928-2008 Las Angeles CA Dealer/Gallery
Fearing, Daniel B. (Daniel Butler), 1859-1918.
Art collector and Mayor of Newport, RI...


1859-1918 Newport RI Collector
Felix Landau Gallery
The Alan Gallery was established by Charles Alan in 1952...


1951-1970 Los Angeles CA Dealer/Gallery
Fell, J. Gillingham (Joseph Gillingham), 1816-1878
According to The Art Treasures of America, Fell owned works...


1816-1878 Philadephia PA Collector
Fendrick Gallery
Art gallery; Washington, D.C. Owned by Barbara Fendrick. Specialized in...


1960-1991 Washington DC Dealer/Gallery
Fenollosa, Ernest, 1853-1908
In addition to being a collector, Ernest Francisco Fenollosa was...


1853-1908 Boston MA Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert
Ferargil Galleries
Commercial art gallery; New York, N.Y. Founded by Frederic Newlin...


1915-1955 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome, 1863-1930
Jean Leon Gerome Ferris was a collector and American Historical...


1863-1930 Philadelphia PA Collector Artist
Ferris, Stephen James, 1835-1915
Stephen James Ferris was a Philadelphia portrait painter and etcher...


1835-1915 Philadelphia PA Collector Artist
Ferry, W. Hawkins
Art collector; Michigan. Born 1914...


1914- Detroit MI Collector
Ferus Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.)
The Ferus Gallery was a Los Angeles Art Gallery which...


1957-1966 Los Angeles CA Dealer/Gallery
Ffoulke, Charles M.
Charles Mather Ffoulke was a wool manufacturer, collector, art critic...


1841-1909 Washington Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert Dealer/Gallery
Ficke, Arthur Davison, 1883-1945
Arthur Davison Fick was an art collector, lawyer, authority on...


1883-1945 Hillsdale NY Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert
Ficke, Charles August
Ficke's gift of 334 paintings to the City of Davenport...


1850-1931 Davenport IA Collector
Field, Cyrus W. (Cyrus West), 1819-1892
Cyrus W. Field was an entrepreneur, art collector, patron and...


1819-1892 New York NY Collector Patron
Field, Delia Caton, 1854-1937
Delia Spencer Caton Field was an art collector and the...


1854-1937 Chicago IL Collector Patron
Field, Marshall, 1834-1906
Chicago art patron and collector, Marshall Field, was a real...


1834-1906 Chicago IL Collector Patron
Field, Marshall, 1893-1956
Marshall Field was an art collector, investment banker, Publisher (Newspaper...


1893-1956 New York NY Collector Patron
Field, William B. Osgood
William Bradhurst Osgood Field (1870-1949) and his family were prominent...


1870-1949 New York NY Collector
Fifth Avenue Art Galleries (New York, N.Y.)
New York art gallery operating out of 546 Fifth Avenue...


1894-1906 New York NY Auction House
Fifth Avenue Auction Rooms
New York auction house located at 341 Fourth Avenue...


New York NY Auction House
Fifth Avenue Gallery
Art gallery; Fort Worth, Texas. Founded in 1960 by Pauline...


1960-1966 Fort Worth TX Dealer/Gallery
Findlay, Wally, 1903–1996
Walstein "Wally" Chester Findlay, Jr. was a New York City...


1903-1996 Palm Beach FL Dealer/Gallery
Fine Arts Associates
Otto Gerson (1902–1962) and Ilse Goehler (m. 1939), New...


1933-1980 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Firma D. Sala & Zoonen
Frame maker and dealer, established 1825 in Leiden. At the...


1825-1935 Leiden Dealer/Gallery
Fischbach Gallery
Art gallery, New York, N.Y. Operated by Aladar Marberger. Founded...


1954-1978 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fischbach, Marilyn
Art dealer, founded the Manhattan Gallery on Madison Avenue at...


1931-2003 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fish, Stuyvesant, 1851-1923
Collector, railroad president and businessman. The Fish collection included tapestries...


1851-1923 New York NY Collector
Fitzgerald Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Art gallery; New York, N.Y. Owned by Edward Fitzgerald. Located...


1960-1966 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fitzgerald, Desmond, 1846-1926
Art patron, art collector, and engineer; Brookline, Mass. Served on...


1846-1926 Brookline MA Collector Patron
Flagler, Henry Morrison, 1830-1913
Henry Morrison Flagler was a collector, patron, financier and owner...


1830-1913 St. Augustine FL Collector Museum
Flandin, Pierre
Pierre Flandin was a New York Nineteenth Century art dealer...


1781-1863 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fleischman, Barbara
Barbara G. Fleischman is a collector, art dealer, and philanthropist...


New York NY Collector
Fleischman, Lawrence A. (Lawrence Arthur), 1925-1997
Born in Detroit, MI, Lawrence Fleischman was an art collector...


1925-1997 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Collector
Fletcher, Isaac Dudley, 1844-1917
President of Barrett Manufacturing Company, Fletcher Isaac Dudley was a...


1844-1917 New York NY Collector
Florsheim, Harold M.
Collector, businessman and heir to the Florsheim Shoe Company, Chicago...


1900-1987 Chicago IL Collector Patron
Florsheim, Sarabel
Sarabel "Sue" Browarsky Florsheim was a collector, philanthropist and the...


1913-2004 Chicago IL Collector
Flynt, Henry Needham , 1893-1970
In 1920, Henry Needham Flynt married Helen Margaret Geier (1895-1986...


1893-1970 Deerfield MA Collector
Focus Gallery
Photography gallery; San Francisco, Calif., founded by Helen Johnston in...


1966-1985 San Francisco CA Dealer/Gallery
Folsom Galleries
The Folsom Gallery, aka Bauer-Folsom Galleries (1908–1909), was...


1911-1921 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Forbes, Edward Waldo, 1873-1969
Edward Waldo Forbes (1873-1969) was a scholar, collector, Director of...


1873-1969 Belmont MA Collector
Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943
Art collector, patron, president of Ford Motor Company in 1919-1943...


1893-1943 Grosse Pointe Shores MI Collector
Ford, Eleanor, 1896-
Art collector, patron, philanthropist married to Edsel B. Ford of...


1896-1976 Grosse Pointe Shores MI Collector Patron
Ford, Gordon Lester, 1823-1891
Ford was a New York City lawyer, collector and Treasurer...


1823-1891 New York NY Collector
Forum Gallery (New York, N.Y.)
Art gallery, New York, N.Y. Directed by Bella Fishko, and...


1961- New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fosburgh, James Whitney
James "Jock" Whitney Fosburgh was an American painter, collector, and...


1910-1978 New York NY Collector Artist
Fosburgh, Minnie Astor
Mary "Minnie" Cushing Astor Fosburgh, nee Mary Benedict Cushing, was...


1906-1978 New York NY Collector
Foster, A. W. (Arthur William), 1850-1930
Art collector, businessman and broker, a founder of the Mount...


1850-1930 Fairhills CA Collector
Foundry Maison-Leblanc-Barbidienne
Centre d’accueil et de recherche des Archives nationales, Paris...


1912-1955 Paris Dealer/Gallery
Fourcade, Droll, Inc.
Fourcade, Droll, Inc. was a New York City art gallery...


1970-1976 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fourcade, Xavier
In 1966 he joined Knoedler & Company, and supervised its move...


1926-1987 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fowles, Edward
Art dealer; New York, N.Y.

Fowles directed the Paris branch...



1885-1971 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Foxley, William C.
William "Bill" C. Foxely is an art collector, cattleman, industry...


1935- La Jolla CA Collector
Fraad, Daniel
Art collector and businessman...


1912-1987 New York NY Collector
Fraad, Rita
Art collector and patron of American art.

She collected work...



1916-2004 New York NY Collector
Francine Seders Gallery (Seattle, Wash.)
Francine Seders (born 1932) was an assistant at the Otto...


1960-1974 Seattle WA Dealer/Gallery
Francis, Emily A., 1879-1966
Art gallery director; New York, N.Y...


1879-1966 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Frank K.M. Rehn Galleries
Art gallery; New York, N.Y. Owned by Frank Knox Morton...


1858–1969 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Frank K.M. Rehn Galleries
Art gallery; New York, N.Y. Owned by Frank Knox Morton...


1858-1981 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Frank Perls Gallery
Art dealer and gallery owner; Beverly Hills, California.

Perls established...



1937-1977 Beverly Hills CA Dealer/Gallery
Franklin, Harry A.
Harry A. Franklin was an African and Oceanic art collector...


1904-1983 Beverly Hills CA Collector Dealer/Gallery
Frans Buffa & sons
Frans Buff & Sons (Frans Buffa & Zonen; François Buffa & Fils) was...


1845-1940? New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Fred Harvey (Firm)
The Fred Harvey Company incorporated many facets of the hospitality...


1890-1910 Santa Fe NM Collector
Frederick Keppel & Co.
Frederick Keppel & Co. was a firm founded in 1868, and...


1868-1940 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Freer, Charles Lang, 1854-1919
Charles Lang Freer was a Detroit industrialist, collector and founder...


1854-1919 Detroit MI Collector Patron
Frelinghuysen, Suzy
Suzy Frelinghusen, nee Estelle Condit Frelinghuysen, was an art collector...


1911-1988 Pittsfield MA Artist Collector
French & Company (New York, N.Y.)
French & Company was founded by Mitchell Samuels and Percy W...


1907- New York NY Dealer/Gallery
French, Herbert Greer, 1872-1942
Herbert Greer French was a print collector and the Vice...


1872-1942 Cincinnati OH Collector
Frew, William N., 1854-1915
William Nimick Frew was a Pittsburgh art collector, patron, Yale...


1854-1915 Pittsburgh PA Collector Patron
Frick, Frank F., 1857-1935
Frank F. Frick was a collector, founder of the Lyric...


1857-1935 Baltimore MD Collector
Frick, Helen Clay, 1888-1984
Helen Clay Frick, daughter of industrialist and art collector Henry...


1888-1984 New York NY Collector
Frick, Henry Clay, 1849-1919
Henry Clay Frick (1849-1919), a Pittsburgh coke and steel industrialist...


1849-1919 New York NY Collector
Friede, John
Philanthropists Marcia and John Friede collect New Guinea Art. The...


Rye NY Collector
Friedländer, Max J., 1867-1958
German art historian and museum director, who immigrated to Amsterdam...


1867-1958 Amsterdam Scholar/Critic/Expert Collector
Friedsam, Michael, 1860?-1931
Colonel Friedsam was an art collector, philanthropist, and known for...


1860-1931 New York NY Collector
Fronefield, Joseph M.
Joseph M. Fronefield was a silver collector and businessman.

J...



1862-1940 Wayne PA Collector
Fry, Roger Eliot, 1866-1934
Roger Eliot Fry, art critic and artist, was born in...


1866-1934. London Scholar/Critic/Expert Artist
Frye, Charles, 1858-1940
Charles H. Frye and his wife, Emma, were art collectors...


1858-1940 Seattle WA Collector Patron
Frye, Emma (1860–1934)
Emma Dorothea Lamp Frye and her husband, Charles, were art...


1860-1934 Seattle WA Collector Patron
Fuller, Alvan T. (Alvan Tufts), 1878-1958
Alvan Tufts Fuller was an art collector, businessman, philanthropist, Congressman...


1878-1958 Boston MA Collector
Fuller, Diana Burgess
Editor, curator, and arts administrator, b. 1931, operated the Fuller...


1931- San Francisco CA Dealer/Gallery
Fuller, William H., -1902
William H. Fuller was a lawyer, wallpaper manufacturer, art collector...


ca. 1843-1902 New York NY Collector
Funk, Wilhelm Heinrich, 1886-
Wilhelm Heinrich Funk was a portrait painter and collector.

Funk...



1866-1949 New York NY Collector Artist