Saidenberg, Eleanore B.
type Collector Dealer/Gallery
dates 1911-1999
city New York City
stateNY
other citiesChicago, IL;
gender F
history Eleanore Block Saidenberg was an art collector, co-owner of Saidenberg Gallery (opened in New York in 1950, closed in June 1999), and professional dancer (formed a modern dance group in Chicago and performed at the Goodman Theatre).

Eleanore married Daniel Saidenberg (1906-1997) in 1934, the couple began collecting art in the mid-1940s and shortly after moving to New York City opened the Saidenberg Gallery. The Saidenbergs both represented and collected work by, among others, Pablo Picasso, Juan Gris, Henri Laurens, Fernand L├ęger and Paul Klee.'

The Saidenberg's art collection sold for $70.3 million via Sotheby's, New York in 1999.
decades1940-1950
1950-1960
1960-1970
1970-1980
1980-1990
1990-2000
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see alsoSaidenberg Gallery
Saidenberg, Daniel