Tag: art collector

Peter Paul Rubens

(1577–1640) Sir Peter Paul Rubens The artist’s works: Portrait of a Man 1597 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Portrait of a Young Woman with a Rosary c.1609–1610 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid The Honeysuckle Bower c.1609–1610 Alte Pinakothek, Munich Family of Jan Brueghel the…

Cardinal Richelieu

(1585–1642) Armand Jean du Plessis de Richelieu Cardinal-Duc de Richelieu L’Éminence rouge Richelieu in Literature: • Dumas, Alexandre (1802-1870): The Three Musketeers (English) Richelieu in Art: Bernini, Gian Lorenzo (1598-1680) Cardinal Richelieu c.1642 National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne   Born September 9 1585…

Frank Burty Haviland

(1886–1971) Frank Haviland in Art: Gris, Juan (1887-1927) El fumador, Frank Haviland 1913 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid   Born October 16 1886 Limoges (France) Died November 1971 Perpignan (France) Occupation Art collector Painter

George Besson

(1882–1971) Georges-François-Noël Besson   Born December 25 1882 Saint-Claude, Jura (France) Died June 19 1971 Paris (France) Wife Adèle Besson (1884-1964) Occupation Art Collector Art Critic Occupation Art Historian Writer

Gertrude Stein

(1874–1946) Gertrude Stein in Art: Laurencin, Marie (1883-1956) Réunion à la campagne 1909 Musée Picasso, Paris     Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) Gertrude Stein 1905–1906 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York   Born February 3 1874 Allegheny City, PA (USA) Died July 27 1946…

Steve Martin

(1945) Stephen Glenn Martin Filmography as Actor: HouseSitter 1992 Director: Frank Oz Starring: Steve Martin, Goldie Hawn   Born August 14 1945 Waco, TX (USA) Girlfriend (2000) Helena Bonham Carter (1966) Occupation Actor Art Collector Occupation Musician Playwright Occupation Screenwriter Writer Awards Academy…

Ambroise Vollard

(1866–1939) Ambroise Vollard in Art: Cézanne, Paul (1839-1906) Portrait d’Ambroise Vollard 1899 Petit Palais, Paris     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Ambroise Vollard au foulard rouge c.1899 Petit Palais, Paris     Renoir, Auguste (1841-1919) Ambroise Vollard 1904–1905 (printed 1919) National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa  …

Jack Nicholson

(1937) John Joseph Nicholson Filmography as Actor: Chinatown 1974 Director: Roman Polanski Starring: Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway   Born April 22 1937 Neptune City, NJ (USA) Occupation Actor Awards Academy Award BAFTA Awards Golden Globe Hollywood Walk of Fame Awards Kennedy Center Honors…

Léopold Zborowski

(1889–1932) Zborowski in Art: Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Léopold Zborowski 1916 Museu de Arte, São Paulo     Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Léopold Zborowski 1918 Private collection     Zborowski in Film: Montparnasse 19 1958 Director: Jacques Becker Starring: Gérard Philipe, Anouk Aimée   Born March…