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Olga Naphtali (1873 - 1943)

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Naphtali, Olga geborene Bielski geboren am 01. Mai 1873 in Groß Wartenberg / - / Schlesien wohnhaft in Berlin Deportationsziel: ab ...

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Hugo Naphtali (b. - c.1926)

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Abraham (Adolph) Meyer (1816 - 1881)

Adolph and his brother Moritz married two sisters, Betty and Minna Büding.

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Friedrich (Fritz) Meyer (1820 - 1881)

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Hermann Wilhelm Vogel (1841 - 1917)

1911 zum Ehrenbürger von Chemnitz ernannt cf.:

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Hans Hermann Vogel (1867 - 1941)

Mit- später Alleininhaber der Firma »Möbelstoffweberei und Papierfabrik Wilhelm Vogel« in Lunzenau bei Chemnitz, die für Henry van de Velde vielfach Stoffe für...

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Dr. Alfred Eugen Esche (1878 - 1945)

In Leipzig langjährig wohnhaft in der Kaiser-Wilhelm-Straße 63 (Kanzlei: Markgrafenstraße 8); mehrfach Auftraggeber an Henry van de Velde für Möbel und kunstgewerblic...

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Jacques Mühsam (1857 - 1930)

Der Berliner Unternehmer ist heute vor allem als Sammler überliefert; seine Sammlungen barocker Porzellane, von Skulpturen und insbesondere seine herausragende Sammlung von Gläsern wurden...

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Herbert Eugen Esche (1874 - 1962)

Chemnitzer Textilfabrikant und auf Anregung Henry van de Veldes auch Sammler der Moderne; neben seinem Bruder Fritz Esche Teilhaber der väterlichen Firma. Ab Ende 1898 früher und langj&#x...

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Alfred Atmore Pope (1842 - 1913)

Alfred Atmore Pope (July 4, 1842, North Vassalboro, Maine – August 5, 1913, Farmington, Connecticut) was an American industrialist and art collector. He was the father of Theodate Pope Riddle,...

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Andrew Carnegie MP (1835 - 1919)

Andrew Carnegie ( /kɑrˈneɪɡi/ kar-nay-gee, but commonly /ˈkɑrnɨɡi/ kar-nə-gee or /kɑrˈnɛɡi/ kar-neg-ee) (Nov...

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Joella Synara Bayer (1907 - 2004)

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Julien Levy (1906 - 1981)

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William Wilson Corcoran MP (1798 - 1888)

William Wilson Corcoran (December 27, 1798 – February 24, 1888) was an American banker, philanthropist, and art collector. Early life Corcoran was born in Georgetown in the District of...

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Eduard Ludwig Behrens (1824 - 1895)

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Theodor Eduard Behrens (1857 - 1921)

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Jeanne Frédérique Biart (1859 - 1907)

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Léon (Léo) Biart (1855 - 1912)

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Adèle Jeanne Xavière Biart (deceased)

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Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler (1884 - 1979)

écrivain, collectionneur et marchand d'art allemand d'origine juive naturalisé français en 1937, promoteur du mouvement cubiste dans les années 1910 et 1920 ecp

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吳湖帆 (1894 - 1968)

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C. T. Loo (1880 - 1957)

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恭綽 葉 (1881 - 1968)

Yeh Kung-cho, government official who specialized in railway administration. He was a protégé of Liang Shih-i and a prominent member of the so-called communications clique. In 1921 he fou...

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端方 托忒克 (1861 - 1911)

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Thomas Alfred Devenish (1917 - 2002)

From "Every Piece Was His Favorite" New York Times, By WENDY MOONAN. Published: April 4, 2008 Tom Devenish, a New York dealer in fine English furniture who died in 2002, had masses of 18th-century an...

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Abraham Adelsberger (1863 - 1940)

1939 Emigration von Nürnberg zu seiner Tochter Sofie Isay-Adelsberger nach Amsterdam cf.: &:

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Adolf Franz von Beckerath (1834 - 1915)

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Otto Lanz (1865 - 1935)

He was the creator of the Boerhave Kliniek in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on the Museum Plein.

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Richard Moritz Meyer (1860 - 1914)

Meyer wurde als Sohn eines wohlhabenden jüdischen Bankiers geboren. In Berlin war er Schüler von Wilhelm Scherer an der Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität, heute Humboldt-Universit�...

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Luise Bensinger (b. - 1934)

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Adolf Bensinger (1866 - 1939)

cf. zur Sammlung Bensingers:

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Dr. Arnold Strauss (1902 - 1965)

Emigration 1933 mit seinen Eltern nach Holland; 1935 Übersiedlung nach Virginia, USA cf.:

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Dr. Arthur Alexander Strauss (1864 - 1940)

Eintrag im »Gedenkbuch« des Bundesarchivs: Strauss, Artur Arthur Alex Alexander geboren am 02. November 1864 in Halle i. Westfalen / - / Westfalen wohnhaft in Wuppertal und Wiesbaden ...

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John Waters, cult film director MP

Growing up in Baltimore in the 1950's, John Waters was not like other children; he was obsessed by violence and gore, both real and on the screen. With his weird counter-culture friends as his cast, he...

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Wilhelm Weinberg (1886 - 1957)

Banker, Art collector, Philanthropist RESTORING NEGLECTED 'JEWEL' IN SCARSDALE By ROBERTA HERSHENSON Published: March 29, 1987 VILLAGE trucks have cleared away a decade of overgrowth, the Boy S...

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Francesco Otto von Mendelssohn (1901 - 1972)

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Camillo Castiglioni (1879 - 1957)

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Eugen von Miller zu Aichholz (1835 - 1919)

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Dr. Botho Franz Graef (1857 - 1917)

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Fritz Mannheimer (1890 - 1939)

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Gertrude Whitney (Vanderbilt) (1875 - 1942)

Gertrude Vanderbilt Born: 1875 Staten Island, Richmond, New York, USA Died: 1942 Newport, Newport, Rhode Island, USA Spouse 1 Harry Henry Whitney Born: New York-Wealthy Sportsman, [countr...

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Tom Slick (1916 - 1962)

SLICK, THOMAS BAKER, JR. (1916–1962). Thomas Baker Slick, Jr., oilman, rancher, philanthropist, and founder of the Southwest Research Institute and the Texas Biomedical Research Institute in S...

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Walther Rathenau MP (1867 - 1922)

Walther Rathenau (September 29, 1867 – June 24, 1922) was a German industrialist, politician, writer, and statesman who served as Foreign Minister of Germany during the Weimar Republic. He was a...

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Trude Krautheimer, Ph.D. (1902 - 1987)

cf.: Art Historian

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John Thompson Dorrance, Jr. (1919 - 1989)

John T. Dorrance Jr. was the chairman of the Campbell Soup Company from 1962 to 1984, He was the son of Dr. John T. Dorrance, the company's first president and the inventor of canned condensed soup...

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Sir Alfred Beit, 2nd Baronet (1903 - 1994)

Sir Alfred Lane Beit, 2nd Baronet (1903–1994) was a British Conservative Party politician, art collector and philanthropist and honorary Irish citizen. Family background His uncle was Alfr...

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Philipp Wilhelm* Ritter von Gerngroß (1843 - 1925)

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Ludwig Ritter von Gerngroß (1839 - 1916)

cf.: 1901 zum Ehrenbürger von Nürnberg ernannt

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Heinrich Thannhauser (1859 - 1934)

[ ] He was an art dealer and owned the Thannhauser Gallery in Munich. He was one of the main promoters of the early Expressionist art in Germany.

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Justin K Thannhauser (1892 - 1976)

see He studied at the Universities of Munich, Berlin and Paris and was an Art dealer in Munich. He owned a gallery in New York USA. His exhibits are now at the Guggenheim Museum NY "Die Familie W...

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Francis "Frank" Crowninshield MP (1872 - 1947)

Francis Welch Crowninshield (June 24, 1872 – December 28, 1947), better known as Frank or Crownie (informal), was an American journalist and art and theatre critic best known for developing an...

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Rachel Lambert Mellon (1910 - 2014)

Rachel Lambert Mellon is an American horticulturalist, gardener, philanthropist, fine arts collector and a member of the International Best Dressed List. Known as Bunny, she is the eldest child of Ge...

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C. C. Wang (1907 - 2003)

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Frances "Fannie" Longfellow (Appleton) MP (1817 - 1861)

Fanny met Henry 8 mos after his 1st wife Mary's death, while traveling through Germany and Switzerland; she then met him again 7 yrs after he returned to Cambridge. She was the first recipient of eth...

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Anton Georg Kröller (1862 - 1941)

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Helene Julie Emma Laura Kröller-Müller (1869 - 1939)

Helene Kröller-Müller, (11 February 1869 – 14 December 1939) was one of the first European women to put together a major art collection. She was born Helene Emma Laura Juliane M&#x...

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Dr. Raphaël Eugène Fortuné Marchese Petrucci da Sienna (1872 - 1917)

Prof. Dr. phil., italienisch-französischer Soziologe, Philosoph, Sinologe, Übersetzer, Kunstkritiker, Sammler von Ostasiatika und moderenen Gemälden sowie Biologe und Theosoph, war...

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Marcel Wolfers (1886 - 1976)

belgischer Bildhauer, der vielfach auch als Designer für Kunstgewerbe und als Silberschmied tätig war; Sohn von Philippe Wolfers und der aus Mannheim stammenden Sophie W., geb. Willst�...

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Maximilian (Max) von Guilleaume (1866 - 1932)

cf.: vgl. zur Versteigerung seiner Sammlung den Katalog:

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Dr. János (Johann) Oscar Plesch (1878 - 1957)

János Plesch nahm regen Anteil am kulturellen, politischen und wissenschaftlichen Leben im Berlin der 1920er Jahre. Maler (Max Liebermann, Max Slevogt, Emil Orlik, Oskar Kokoschka), Theater- und...

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Gustav Robert Paalen (1873 - 1942)

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Max Emil Meier (1863 - 1919)

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Reinhold Cassirer (1908 - 2001)

For Nadine Gordimer and Reinhold's meeting and her introduction to his Berlin click on Nadine Gordimer . In 1954 Cassirer became Gordimer's second husband, and she his third wife. Sunday Times Obitua...

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Jules Le Coeur (1832 - 1882)

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Charles Le Coeur (1830 - 1906)

French architect, early patron of August Renoir cf.: cf.:

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Florence de Brouckère (Tant) (1838 - 1927)

Florence de Brouckère war eine engagierte Pädagogin, die in ihrem Haus in Brüssel eine Privatschule für ihre Kinder und Stiefkinder einrichtete. Seit 1898 Kundin von Henry v...

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Albert Langen (1869 - 1909)

Bedeutender Verleger der Moderne. Eine herausragende Leistung des Verlegers Albert Langen war das Bestreben, die Publikationen seines Hauses im Sinne moderner Buchgestaltung auszustatten. Thomas Theodo...

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Georges Nagelmackers MP (1845 - 1905)

Founder of the Compagnie Internationale des Wagons-Lits , creator or the Orient Express . See Wikipedia... --------------------Georges Nagelmackers (24 June 1845 – 10 August 1905) was the foun...

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Adele Lehman MP (1882 - 1965)

ADELE LEWISOHN LEHMAN 1882 – 1965 by Laurie Sokol Adele Lehman, a New York City philanthropist, was not only a substantial donor and fund-raiser for a number of organizations and causes,...

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Arthur Lehman MP (1873 - 1936)

Collector, philanthropist, founder of the Federation of Jewish Philanthropies, investment banker, Lehman Brother's (firm), and brother of Governor Herbert H Lehman. Lehman and his wife, the former Ad...

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Gertrud Christina IRENE Eucken (1863 - 1941)

sie stammte aus einer mecklenburgischen Gelehrtenfamilie und war als Sekretärin der »Kunstfreunde von Jena und Weimar« seit 1903 aktiv im Kulturleben beider Städte tä...

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Professor Rudolf Eucken (1846 - 1926)

1871 Professor der Philosophie in Basel, seit 1874 in Jena; 1908 Nobelpreis für Literatur; im gleichen Jahr gestaltete Henry van de Velde Euckens Einführung in eine Philosophie des Geiste...

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Ernst Ludwig, Großherzog von Hessen und bei Rhein MP (1868 - 1937)

Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia: English Deutsch Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine: Reign 13 March 1892 – 9 November 1918 Predecessor: Ludwig IV Successor: Grand Duchy abolished

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Paul Joseph Errera (1860 - 1919)

belgisch-italienischer Juraprofessor, Staats- und Völkerrechtler sowie Mitglied der Kgl. Akademie in Brüssel; von 1912 bis 1921 war der Philantrop zudem Bürgermeister des Brü...

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Isabella Alice Errera (1869 - 1929)

belgische Salonnière, Mäzenin, Kunsthistorikerin und Sammlerin vorwiegend antiker bzw. historischer textiler Kunst; geboren in Florenz heiratete sie 1890 den Brüsseler Juraprofesso...

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Editha (Dita) Mautner von Markhof (1883 - 1969)

Editha Moser b. 12 Apr 1883 (Vienna) † 03 Nov 1969 (Mödling) Austria Ditha was the daughter of Carl Ferdinand Mautner von Markhof and Editha Baroness Sunstenau von Schützenthal. H...

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Gertrud Maria Luise Osthaus (1880 - 1975)

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Dr. Peter Hermann* IV Harkort (1875 - 1917)

Industrieller in Wetter an der Ruhr, Kunde Henry van de Veldes seit Ende 1903 sowie von Peter Behrens – Todesdatum nach einem Brief Maria van de Veldes an ihren Mann vom 13. Oktober 1917; (ander...

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Elisabeth Harkort (Funcke) (1884 - 1936)

Cousine von Karl Ernst Osthaus, deutsche Kundin Henry van de Veldes seit Ende 1903, heiratete am 31.5.1904 Hermann Harkort, einen nahen Verwandten ihrer Mutter Johanna Friederike Funcke, geb. Harkort (...

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Francisco Tavares de Almeida de Proença (1883 - 1916)

Um dos fundadores do Club "O Tiro", hoje Tiro&Sport, em Coimbra (sub-director da sociedade). Fundador do Museu Municipal de Castelo Branco (que ostenta o seu nome) Monárquico convicto, refugiou-...

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Victor de Golubeff (Victor Goloubew) (1878 - 1945)

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Louise Frédérique Sèthe (1847 - 1923)

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Willy Dubois (1890 - c.1957)

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Paul Maurice Joseph du Bois (1859 - 1938)

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Felix Auerbach (1856 - 1933)

His wife Anna, née Silbergleit was interested in genealogy and created a family tree which she published in 1905. Now to be found in the archives of the Leo Baeck Institute in New York.

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Emile Adolphus Verhaeren MP (1855 - 1916)

Émile Adolphe Gustave Verhaeren , né à Saint-Amand dans la province d'Anvers, Belgique, le 21 mai 1855 et mort à Rouen le 27 novembre 1916, est un poète belge flamand...

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Count Maurice (Mooris) Polidore Marie Bernhard Maeterlinck, Nobel Prize in Literature, 1911 MP (1862 - 1949)

Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck , also called Comte (Count) Maeterlinck from 1932; (29 August 1862 – 6 May 1949) was a Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist who wrote in French. He w...

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Charles Ephrussi (1849 - 1905)

..."Acc to my information Charles was born Dec 24, 1849 Odessa and died Sep 30, 1905 Paris Note: it is said he was the lover of Louise Cahen d'Anvers - de Morpurgo... Raymond van Kooyk"...

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Carl Julius Rudolf Moll (1861 - 1945)

Carl Julius Rudolf Moll (1861, Vienna – 1945, Vienna) was a prominent painter active in Vienna at the start of the 20th century. He was also the stepfather of Alma Mahler-Werfel . [edit]Biog...

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Alma Margaretha Maria Mahler-Werfel MP (1879 - 1964)

Alma Maria Mahler-Werfel (born Schindler) (31 August 1879-11 December 1964) was a Viennese-born socialite well known in her youth for her beauty and vivacity. She became the wife, successively, of co...

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Cyprian Quentin Godebski h. Godziemba (1835 - 1909)

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Louis-Alfred (Athis) Natanson (1873 - 1932)

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Gerhart Hauptmann, Nobel Prize in Literature MP (1862 - 1946)

Gerhart Hauptmann (15 November 1862 – 6 June 1946) was a German dramatist and novelist who received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1912. Life and work Hauptmann was born in Obersalzbrunn, ...

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Jean Stralem (1908 - 1994)

Note from Jonathan Mack: [Jean was an] art collector whose estate sold at auction for $65 million and included works by Picasso and Matisse. Jean Stralem, 86, Philanthropist Known for Work With the B...

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Sir Ernest Joseph Cassel MP (1852 - 1921)

He was the son of Jewish parents and his father had a small money-lending business in Cologne. At fourteen he apprenticed himself to a bank, but less than two years later he left Germany for England an...

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Max Liebermann MP (1847 - 1935)

Max Lieberman German painter, etcher, lithographer and draughtsman Max Lieberman Langjähriges Mitglied der »Gesellschaft der Freunde«, einem 1792 in Berlin gegründeten...

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Alfred Flechtheim (1878 - 1937)

Until 1935 he was the owner of the well-known Art Gallery Flechtheim in Berlin.

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Betty (Goldschmidt) Flechtheim (123-512-3) (1881 - 1941)

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Erna Löwenstein (1883 - 1929)

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Magda Grasmayr (1881 - 1944)

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