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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
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
FriedlΓ€nder, 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-
Collector and portrait painter.

Lent work to the Hudson-Fulton...



1886– New York NY Collector Artist