Archives Directory for the History of Collecting in America

O’Fallon, John J.

print view
role Collector
dates 1791-1865
city St Louis
other citiesLouisville, KY;
sex M
historical notes Collector, philanthropist, businessman, banker, railroad man, and real estate magnate.

O’Fallon moved to St. Louis to become an assistant Indian Agent to his Uncle William Clark (of Lewis and Clark Expedition fame). O'Fallon's son-in-law was Charles Alexander Pope.

According to The Art Treasures of America, O'Fallon owned works by W. A. Bouguereau, Francisco Brenaune, Jos. Coomans, G. Jacquet, A. Lindlar, A. Moreau, J. Robie, A. Schreyer, A. Stroebel, E. Verboeckhoven, and Jehan G, Vibert.

of activity
updated 03/22/2024 12:09:28
Search Frick Art Reference Library Catalog
Search Photoarchive
Search Worldcat
Search Library of Congress Name Authority File (LCNAF)
Search Virtual International Authority File (VIAF)
Search Wikidata Entry
Archives/Repository Collection Title Collection Details
Washington University Libraries
Special Collections & Archives
O’Fallon Polytechnic Institute Historical Records, 1858 – 1886. see details...