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Crowninshield, Frank, 1872-1947

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dates 1872-1947
city New York City
stateNY
other citiesParis, France;
gender M
historical notes Art collector, bibliophile and magazine editor.

Crowninshield's collection consisted of canvases, water-colors, drawings, prints and sculpture by, mainly French Modernists, including work by Andre Dunoyer de Segonza, Rouault (prints), Picasso, Jules Pascin, Derain, Covarrubias, Chagall, Marie Laurencin and (presented by pieces of sculpture) Despiau, Degas, Maillol, Charlot, Dufy, Forain, Gromaire, Kisling, Matisse, Modigliani, Bonnard, Braque, Renoir, Redon, Henri Rousseau, Vuillard, and Toulouse-Lautrec.

Crowninshield belonged to the Dutch Treat, the Knickerbocker, the Coffee Club and the Links Club on Long Island.

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The Museum of Modern Art
Library and Archives
Archives pamphlet file: Crowninshield, Frank : miscellaneous uncataloged material. see details...
The Brooklyn Museum Libraries and Archives
200 Eastern Parkway
William Henry Fox records, 1913-33 (bulk), 1908-35 (inclusive). see details...
Yale University Library
Manuscripts and Archives
Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas papers, 1837-1961 see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Maxfield Parrish selected papers and letters, [ca. 1888]-1986. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Edna Reindel papers, 1918-1990.
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Mary Fanton Roberts papers, 1880-1956.
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
William Gropper papers, 1916-1983. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Charles Sheeler letter to Frank Crowninshield, 1939 Sept. 27.
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Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Rudolf Bauer papers, 1918-1983. see details...
The Getty Research Institute
Research Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
André Dunoyer de Segonzac correspondence and writings, 1903-1973. see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Weyhe Gallery records, 1919-1994 see details...