Sir Denis Mahon, CH, CBE

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John Denis Mahon

Death: Died
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Son of John FitzGerald Mahon and Lady Alice Evelyn Mahon

Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Sir Denis Mahon, CH, CBE

Mahon was a British collector and historian of Italian art. Considered to be one of the few art collectors who was also a respected scholar, he is generally credited, alongside Sacheverell Sitwell and Tancred Borenius,with bringing Italian Baroque painters to the attention of English-speaking audiences, reversing the critical aversion to their work that had prevailed from the time of John Ruskin.

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Sir Denis Mahon, CH, CBE's Timeline

November 8, 1910
April 24, 2011
Age 100