|Cassatt, A. J. (Alexander Johnston), 1839-1906|
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Alexander J. Cassatt was a collector and businessman who served as the president and vice president of the Pennsylvania Railroad (vice president, 1880-1882, and president, 1899-1906).
His sister, Mary Cassatt (1844-1926), was an impressionist painter art consultant. She assisted Alexander in his art and decorative art purchases.
Cassatt owned and lent work by, among others, James Abbott McNeill Whistler.
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