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Kahn, Adelaide Wolff
Addie Wolff Kahn was a collector, patron, widow of New...


d. 1949 New York NY Collector
Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942
Albert Kahn was a Detroit architect and art collector.

Kahn...



1869–1942 Detroit Collector
Kahn, Harry
Harry Kahn, investment adviser, art collector, philanthropist, served on the...


1916–1999 New York NY Collector
Kahn, Max
A dealer and collector of art, Kahn, gave financial support...


New York NY Collector Dealer/Gallery Artist
Kahn, Otto Hermann, 1867-1934
Otto H. Kahn was an art collector, investment banker, a...


1867–1934. New York NY Collector
Kahnweiler, Daniel Henry, 1884-1979
Daniel Henry Kahnweiler was a German art dealer, publisher, writer...


1884–1979 Paris Dealer/Gallery Scholar/Critic/Expert
Kainen, Jacob
Collector, painter, printmaker, teacher, and curator. Kainen and his wife...


1909–2001 Chevy Chase MD Collector Artist
Kallir, Jane
Co-director, Galerie St. Etienne, NYC...


1954– New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kamperman, Abbie, 1884-1972
She collected art with her husband, George A Kamerman (1880-1961...


1884–1972 Detroit MI Collector
Kamperman, George A. (George Abel), 1880-1961
He was an art collector from Detroit, MI and was...


1880–1961 Detroit MI Collector
Kane, John K. (John Kintzing), 1795-1858
John Kintzing Kane was a collector, lawyer, politician, jurist, an...


1795–1858 Philadelphia PA Collector
Kanst Art Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Art gallery, Los Angeles, Calif., also used name Kanst Art...


1927–1930 Los Angeles CA Dealer/Gallery
Kantor Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Neils Kantor reopened the family gallery, Paul Kantor Gallery, as...


1994– Beverly Hills CA Dealer/Gallery
Kantor, Paul
Paul Kantor was a gallery owner/investor (Fraymart amd Paul...


1919–2002 Beverly Hills CA Dealer/Gallery
Kaplan, Alice M.
Art patron and collector, trustee and president of the American...


1904–1995 New York NY Collector Patron
Karolik, Martha Catherine Codman
Martha was a cousin of Ogden Codman, Jr., and a...


1856–1948 Newport RI Collector
Karolik, Maxim
Russian opera singer who married Bostonian socialite Martha Catherine Codman...


1893–1963 New York NY Collector
Karp, Ivan C., 1926-2012
Art dealer and director of the O.K. Harris Gallery; New...


1926–2012 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Karshan, Donald H
Print collector, writer on graphic arts, and former director of...


1930–2003 Tampa FL Collector
Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery
The Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery was founded in 1985 and...


1985– New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kaufman, Annette
Art collector, pianist, wife and accompanist to violist Louis Kaufman...


Los Angeles CA Collector Patron
Kaufman, Louis, 1905-1994
Art collector and violinist.

He married pianist Annette Leibole in...



1905–1994 Los Angeles CA Collector Patron
Kelekian, Charles Dikran
Collector, dealer and son of Dikran Kelekian, the Turkish-born...


1900–1982 New York NY Collector Dealer/Gallery
Kelekian, Dikran G., 1868-1951
Authority and collector of Near Eastern Art.

Kelekian opened his...



1868–1951 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Collector
Keller, Heinrich, 1778-1862.
Cartographer, artist, and art dealer...


1778–1862 Zurich Artist Dealer/Gallery
Kellogg, Miner K. (Miner Kilbourne), 1814-1889
Kellogg was a portrait, figure, and landscape artist; a courier...


1814–1889 Toledo OH Collector Artist Consultant
Kelly, Emerson Crosby, 1899-
Art collector, surgeon, and medical bibliographer. Kelly and his wife...


1899–1977 Albany NY Collector
Kemble, Gouverneur, 1786-1875
Gouverneur Kemble was an art collector, patron, congressman (1837–41...


1786–1875 Cold Spring NY Collector
Kende Galleries at Gimbel Brothers
Kende Galleries was a New York City Auction house...


New York NY Auction House
Kennedy & Company
Art gallery at 613 5th Ave., and 785 5th Ave...


1912–1952 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kennedy Galleries
New York art gallery established 1874 as H. Wunderlich & Company...


1952– New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kennedy, Edward G. (Edward Guthrie), 1849-1932
Kennedy represented the New York and Paris firm H. Wunderlich...


1849–1932 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kennedy, John S. (John Stewart), 1830-1909
John Stewart Kennedy was an art collector, capitalist, financier and...


1830–1909 New York NY Collector
Kennedy, Robert Lenox, 1822-1887
Collector and banker, Kennedy was the President of the Bank...


1822–1887 New York NY Collector
Kennerley, Mitchell, 1878-1950
Mitchell Kennerley (1878-1950) was an American publisher and art dealer...


1912–1944 New York NY Collector Dealer/Gallery
Keppel, Frederick, 1845-1912
Frederick Keppel was an Art dealer, scholar, writer, owner and...


1845–1912 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Scholar/Critic/Expert
Keppler, Joseph Ferdinand, 1838-1894
Joseph Keppler was a political cartoonist, founder of Puck magazine...


1838–1894 New York NY Collector
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Joseph Keppler, Jr., nee Udo (he changed his name in...


1872–1956 Collector
Kertess, Klaus
Klaus Kertess is an art dealer, art historian, curator and...


1940–2016 East Hampton NY Dealer/Gallery Scholar/Critic/Expert
Kidder, Henry P. (Henry Purkitt), 1823-1886.
Collector, banker, philanthropist and one of the founders of Kidder...


1823–1886 Boston MA Collector
Kienholz, Edward, 1927-1994
Edward Kienholz founded the Ferus Gallery in 1957...


1927–1994 Hope ID Artist Dealer/Gallery
Kind, Phyllis
Phyllis Cobin Kind began selling prints while married to her...


1933– New York NY Dealer/Gallery
King, David H.
David H King (Jr.) was an art collector, contractor (real...


1855–1916 New York NY Collector
King, Fanny Thrall (Mrs. Ralph), 1932-1949
Fanny Thrall Tewksbury King collected art with her husband Ralph...


1932–1949 Cleveland OH Collector
King, Ralph, 1855-1926
Ralph Thrall King was a prominent Cleveland businessman and the...


1855–1926 Cleveland OH Collector
Kinney, Gilbert H.
Gilbert Kinney is an art collector and philanthropist.

Kinney has...



1932– New York NY Collector
Kirkland, Vance, 1904-1981
Vance Hall Kirkland was an American painter and decorative arts...


1904–1981 Denver CO Collector Artist
Kirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996
Art collector, patron, critic, American writer, poet, novelist, historian, and...


1907–1996 New York NY Collector Patron
Kitchell, John W.
Art collector; Pana, Illinois...


1895–1911 Pana IL Collector
Kleijkamp, the Hague
Art dealers, 1904-1932...


1904–1932 The Hague Dealer/Gallery
Knickerbocker Auction Rooms
Knickerbocker Auction Rooms owned by C. E. Smith was a...


New York NY Auction House
Knodle's Antique Store
Knodle's Antique Store was located in Hagerstown, MD was owned...


1910–1950 Hagerstown MD Dealer/Gallery
Knoedler, Michael
In 1846 Michel Knoedler came to America from France as...


1823–1878 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Knoedler, Roland F., 1856-1932
Art dealer and son of Michael [aka Michel] Knoedler the...


1856–1932 New York NY Dealer/Gallery Scholar/Critic/Expert
Knox, Seymour H., 1898-1990
Collector, art patron, banker, and first chairman of the New...


1898–1990 Buffalo NY Collector Patron
Kobler, Albert
Albert John "A. J." Kobler was a newspaperman (publisher of...


1886–1936 New York NY Collector
Koch, John, 1909-
John Koch was a painter and art collector who was...


1909–1978 New York Artist Collector
Kohn, Adolph
Adolph Kohn was an art dealer whose business, Kohn Fine...


New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kolin, Oscar, 1908-
Art collector, philanthropist and businessman.
Kolin is the nephew of...



1908–1995 New York NY Collector
Koopman Antiques
First known as Joel Koopman Antiques, Koopman Antiques was founded...


1888–1945 New York City NY Dealer/Gallery
Kootz Gallery
Owner: Samuel Melvin Kootz, 1898–1982
Art gallery; New York...



1907–1983 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kootz, Samuel Melvin, 1898-1982
Samuel Melvin Kootz was a lawyer and art dealer who...


1898–1992 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kramrisch, Stella, 1898-1993
As a scholar, curator, collector and prolific writer, Stella Kramrisch...


1898–1993 Philadelphia PA Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert
Kraus, Hans P.
Hans Peter Kraus, Jr., established Hans P. Kraus Jr. Fine...


1984– New York NY Collector Dealer/Gallery
Kraus, Hans Peter, 1907-1988
Hans Peter Kraus was a book dealer and collector (books...


1907–1988 New York NY Collector Dealer/Gallery
Kraushaar Galleries
Art gallery; New York, N.Y; Established 1885 by Charles W...


1885– New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kraushaar, Antoinette M., 1902-1992
New York art dealer, owner of Kraushaar Galleries (1946-1992...


1902–1992 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kreeger, Carmen
Carmen Kreeger, nee Matanzo y Jaramillo, was a school teacher...


1909–2003 Washington D.C. Collector Patron
Kreeger, David Lloyd, 1909-
David Lloyd Kreeger was a lawyer, businessman (retired chairman of...


1909–1990 Washington D.C. Collector Patron
Kreiser Gallery
Owned by Samuel Kreiser the auction house, Kreiser Gallery, operated...


New York NY Auction House
Kress, Samuel H. (Samuel Henry), 1863-1955
Kress was born in the village of Cherryville, near Allentown...


1863–1955 New York NY Collector
Kuh, Katharine
Katharine Kuh was an art consultant, gallery owner, curator, and...


1904–1994 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kunsthandel Huinck & Scherjon
In 1903, W.C.A. Huinck (1881–1966) took over his father’s...


1930–1955 Amsterdam Dealer/Gallery
Kunsthandel Huize van Hasselt
Dutch art dealer...


Rotterdam Dealer/Gallery
Kunsthandel Kurt Bachstitz Gallery
Dealer in Old Master paintings originally located in Berlin.

Kurt...



1921–1942 New York NY Dealer/Gallery
Kurtz, Charles M. (Charles McMeen), 1855-1909
Arts administrator, museum director, collector, private dealer and editor. Attended...


1855–1909 Newcastle PA Collector Scholar/Critic/Expert Dealer/Gallery
Kwiatkowski, Henryk
Henryk Kwiatkowski was an art collector, financier, entrepreneur and horseman...


1924–2003 New York NY Collector