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  • Karl Rudolf Israel Nyman (1882 - 1966)
  • Eugenie Schaeuffelen (Bruckmann) (1849 - 1919)
    seit 1878 engste Freundin von Hedwig Pringsheim; bekannte Salonnière in München cf.: Tagebücher von Hedwig Pringsheim Geburtstag ebenfalls: 5. August 1848
  • Prince Georges Barbu Stirbey (1828 - 1925)
    cf.: Știrbei
  • Kurt M. Stern (1895 - 1962)
    Kurt M. Stern worked as an art dealer for some time. He worked for Robert Lebel; Wildenstein in New York and later self-employed. Robert Lebel was George E. Behrens' personal art dealer in Paris.
  • Kurt Grawi (1887 - 1945)
    Grawi was a trained banker and until 1931 worked as a stockbroker with power of attorney at the Darmstädter und Nationalbank (Danat-Bank). After the 1931 bank crisis and merger with the Dresdner Bank, ...

Art collecting was common among the wealthy in the Ancient World in both Europe and East Asia, and in the Middle Ages, but developed in its modern form during the Renaissance and continues to the present day.

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Brazilian Art Collectors

  1. Armando Álvares Penteado
  2. Assis Chateaubriand
  3. Bernardo Paz
  4. Charles Cosac
  5. Ciccillo Matarazzo
  6. Ema Gordon Klabin
  7. Eva Klabin
  8. Gilberto Chateaubriand
  9. Isai Leirner
  10. Jacques van de Beuque
  11. João da Cruz Vicente de Azevedo
  12. Oscar Americano
  13. Pierre Chalita
  14. Pietro Maria Bardi
  15. Raymundo Ottoni de Castro Maia
  16. Ricardo Brennand
  17. Soraia Cals

British Art Collectors

German Art Collectors

  1. Abraham Adelsberger
  2. Albert Kasimir von Sachsen-Teschen
  3. Paul Julius Arndt
  4. Eduard Arnhold
  5. Ferdinand Albert I. von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel-Beveren
  6. Felix Auerbach
  7. Edwin Bälz
  8. Adolf von Beckrath
  9. Otto Beit
  10. Heinz Berggruen
  11. Nicolas Berggruen
  12. Zofia Bernstein
  13. Siegfried Bing
  14. Eberhard Freiherr von Bodenhausen-Degener
  15. Gustav Bock
  16. Melchior Boisserée
  17. Samuel von Brukenthal
  18. Lothar-Günther Buchheim
  19. Emma Budge
  20. Frieder Burda
  21. Sir Ernest Joseph Cassel
  22. Bruno Cassirer
  23. Charlotte Cassirer
  24. Dr. Hugo Cassirer
  25. Paul Cassirer
  26. Reinhold Cassirer
  27. Karl Theodor (Pfalz und Bayern)
  28. Guido Dessauer
  29. Felix Deutsch
  30. Angus Graf Douglas
  31. Dr. Morton von Douglas
  32. Tilla Durieux
  33. Sophie Eltzbacher
  34. Walther Epstein
  35. Theodor Erlanger
  36. Ernst Ludwig, Großherzog von Hessen und bei Rhein
  37. Irene Eucken
  38. Prf. Rudolf Eucken
  39. Johanna Ey
  40. Hermine Feist-Wollheim
  41. Alfred Flechtheim
  42. Bertha Flechtheim
  43. Friedrich Christian Flick
  44. Elisabeth Förster
  45. Franz von Bayern
  46. Franz I. (Erbach-Erbach)
  47. Frederic Count de Thoms
  48. Friedrich Karl von Hessen-Kassel
  49. Heiner Friedrich
  50. Hans Fürstenberg
  51. Raymund Fugger von der Lilie
  52. Hans Fugger von der Lilie
  53. Friedrich von Gans
  54. Johann Christian Gerning
  55. Richard Goetz
  56. Marie-Anne von Goldschmidt-Rothschild
  57. Rudolph von Goldschmidt-Rothschild
  58. Victor Mordechai Goldschmidt
  59. Johann Ernst Gotzkowsky
  60. Else von Guaita
  61. Cornelius Gurlitt
  62. Hildebrand Gurlitt
  63. Eugen Gutmann
  64. Fritz Gutmann
  65. Oskar Hainauer
  66. Elisabeth Harkort
  67. Dr. Hermann Harkort IV
  68. Gerhart Hauptmann
  69. Curt Herrmann
  70. Dr. Eduard Freiherr von der Heydt
  71. Alfred von Heymel
  72. Georg Hirth
  73. Alfred Horstmann
  74. Léonie Horstmann
  75. Oscar Huldschinsky
  76. Johann Wilhelm, Elector Palatine
  77. Dr. Alfons Jaffé
  78. Hedwig Jaffé
  79. Marie Louise Jaffé
  80. Moritz Jaffé
  81. Otto Hermann Kahn
  82. Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler
  83. Richard von Kaufmann
  84. Harry Graf Kessler
  85. August Kestner
  86. Gustav von Klemperer
  87. Elise Koenigs
  88. Felix Koenigs
  89. Franz Koenigs
  90. Helene Kröller-Müller
  91. Dr. Richard von Kühlmann
  92. Albert Langen
  93. Franz von Lenbach
  94. Carl Robert Lessing
  95. Leuchtenberg Gallery
  96. Karl Max von Lichnowsky
  97. Mechtilde von Lichnowsky
  98. Max Martin Liebermann
  99. Max Linde
  100. Bernhard von Lindenau
  101. Erna Löwenstein
  102. Lilly von Mallinckrodt
  103. Fritz Mannheimer
  104. Margarethe Mauthner
  105. Maximilian II Emanuel, Elector of Bavaria
  106. Franz Mayer
  107. Annemarie Meier-Graefe-Broch
  108. Julius Meier-Graefe
  109. Paul von Mendelssohn-Bartholdy
  110. Richard Moritz Meyer
  111. Paul Meyerheim
  112. Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse
  113. Rudolf Mosse
  114. Dr. August Victor Freiherr von Mutzenbecher
  115. Hedwig von Mutzenbecher
  116. Dr. Robert Kurt von Mutzenbecher
  117. Benoit Oppenheim
  118. Dr. Franz Otto Oppenheim
  119. Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse
  120. Margarete Oppenheim
  121. Karl Ernst Osthaus
  122. Gertrud Osthaus
  123. Alfred Pringsheim
  124. Walther Rathenau
  125. Johann Gottlob von Quandt
  126. Bernhard von Reesen
  127. Carl Mayer von Rothschild
  128. Gunter Sachs
  129. Albert Kasimir von Sachsen
  130. Adolf Friedrich von Schack
  131. Georg Schäfer
  132. Arthur von Schnitzler
  133. Hedwig von Schnitzler
  134. Paul von Schnitzler
  135. Richard von Schnitzler
  136. Paul von Schwabach
  137. Henri James Simon
  138. Bernhard Sprengel
  139. Carl Sternheim
  140. Thea Sternheim
  141. Sigismund Streit
  142. Barthold Suermondt
  143. Felix Tikotin
  144. Anthony Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
  145. Joachim Heinrich Wilhelm Wagener
  146. Johann Ludwig, Reichsgraf von Wallmoden-Gimborn
  147. The Walther Collection
  148. Artur Walther
  149. Arthur von Weinberg
  150. Julius Wernher
  151. Otto Wesendonck
  152. Dr. Alfred Wolff
  153. Reinhold Würth

Israeli Art Collectors

  • יגאל אהובי Igal Ahouvi (b. ) An Israeli businessman and art collector. The Igal Ahouvi Art Collection is Israel’s largest private art collection. He is the Chairman of the Board of Blenheim Properties Group Ltd and of Ravad Ltd. He owns more than £3 billion worth of real estate in Israel, Europe and Vietnam.
  • נועם גוטסמן Noam Gottesman (b. 1963) New York based businessman and art collector. Known for co-founding of GLG Partners, and is listed on the Forbes 400 list of richest people in America,
  • ראובן הכט Reuben Hecht (1909 – 1993) Industrialist and art collector. He established the Hecht Museum at Haifa University to house his collections of archeological artifacts and 19th-century paintings.
  • אמיר קבירי Amir Gross Kabiri (b. 1980) Businessman and CEO best known as the President of the M.T. Abraham Center for the Visual Arts Foundation and the Hermitage Museum Foundation Israel.
  • שרה קישון Sara Kishon (1931 – 2002) was a pianist, art collector, and the wife of the Israeli author and satirist Ephraim Kishon.
  • ארנון מילצ׳ן Arnon Milchan (b. 1944) Israeli billionaire businessman and art collector who has produced over 130 full-length motion pictures.
  • יוסף מוגרבי Jose Mugrabi (b. 1939) Businessman and art collector. His art collection includes works by Renoir, Picasso, Rodin, Ernst, Daumier, Damien Hirst and Jeff Koons, in addition to 800 Warhols.
  • יעקב פינס Jacob Pins (1917 – 2005) German-Israeli woodcut artist and notable art collector, particularly of Japanese prints and paintings.
  • הארי רקנטי Harry Recanati (1919 – 2011) Banker, art collector and founders of the Recanati Foundation that established and runs the Ralli Museums of art in Uruguay, Chile, Spain & Israel.
  • רבקה סאקר Rivka Saker (b. ) Philanthropist and art collector. Based in New York and Tel Aviv, she serves as a chairman of the Sotheby's Israel, and the founder and board chair of Artis. In 2004, Saker founded Artis, a non-profit art organization to support Israeli artists and to create opportunities for their exposure abroad.
  • ברטה אורדאנג Bertha Urdang (1912 – 2001) Israeli art collector and gallery owner born in England. She was important for encouraging and fostering Israeli abstract and conceptual art, as well as for distributing and publicizing Israeli art in the United States.
  • אילה זקס אברמוב Ayala Zacks-Abramov (1912 – 2011) Israeli-Canadian art collector.

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