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Kahn, Otto Hermann, 1867-1934

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role Collector
dates 1867-1934.
city New York City
other citiesMannheim, Germany; Berlin, Germany; London; Palm Beach, FL; Cold Spring Harbor, Long Island, NY; Woodbury, NY;
sex M
historical notes Otto H. Kahn was an art collector, investment banker, a partner of the firm Kuhn, Loeb & Co., philanthropist, and patron of the arts.

Kahn and his wife, Addie Wolff Kahn (d.1949), built an art collection which included work by Franz Hals, Rembrandt, Lorenzo Lotto, Lorenzo de Credi, Botticelli, Carpaccio, Lucas Cranch, Giovanni Bellini, Mantegna, Sansovino, Andrea Pisano, Gerard David, Martin Schoengauer, Boucher, Nattier, Clouet, Canova, Corot, Gaddi, Canaletto, Gaurdi, Romney and Matisse.
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Please see individual record for location
Duveen Brothers Records, 1876-1981, bulk 1909-1964 see details...
Princeton University
Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Otto H. Kahn Papers ©2007 Princeton University Library see details...
Historical Collections, Baker Library
Bloomberg Center, Harvard Business School
Lehman Brothers. Records, 1868-1986 (inclusive) see details...
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Mary Fanton Roberts papers, 1880-1956. see details...
Archives of American Gardens
Capital Gallery Building, Suite 3300
Lewis & Valentine Collection, 1918-1970 see details...
Biblioteca Berenson, Villa I Tatti
The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies
The Fototeca Berenson (Villa I Tatti Photo Archives) see details...
The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library
10 East 71st Street
Otto H. Kahn Autograph Album, 1921. see details...

see also:
Kahn, Adelaide Wolff
Ryan, Margaret Kahn