Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952

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American art museum founder, critic, and painter.

From the description of Letter to Robert O. Shad, 1943. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 122443834

Archeologist, collector of ancient and eastern art, and contemporary sculptor Carl Paul Jennewein; New York, N.Y.

From the description of Albert Gallatin papers, 1950-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122394268

Art collector; New York, N.Y.

Gallatin formed one of America's earliest modern art collections, and displayed it as Gallery of Living Art (later Museum of Living Art) at NYU from 1907-1943, when he moved it to the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Gallatin was also a painter.

From the description of A.E. (Albert Eugene) Gallatin papers, 1898-1951. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122648164

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referencedIn Papers, 1903-2005 Harvard Art Museum Archives, Harvard University
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952. Letter to Robert O. Shad, 1943. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers, circa 1880s-2009 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Beardsley, Aubrey, 1872-1898. Aubrey Beardsley collection, 1890-1946. Princeton University Library
referencedIn Forbes Watson papers, 1840-1967, bulk 1900-1960 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Watson, Forbes, 1880-1960. Forbes Watson papers, 1840-1967, bulk 1900-1960. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Charles Lang Freer Papers, 1876-1931 Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1945. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952. Albert Eugene Gallatin : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
referencedIn Max Kuehne Papers, 1912-1962. Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841. Autograph letter signed : Vincennes, to Albert Gallatin, 1808 Jan. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952. A.E. (Albert Eugene) Gallatin papers, 1898-1951. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990. Balcomb and Gertrude Greene papers, circa 1880s-2009, bulk circa 1905-1990. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sage, Gardner A. [Map of the area later bounded by 3rd Street, the Bowery, Houston Street and Carmine Street, Manhattan, New York (N.Y.)]. New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924. Receipt : Paris, to Albert Gallatin, 1911 Oct. 7. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn McNeil, George, 1908-. George McNeil interviews, 1968 Jan. 9-1968 May 21 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn McNeil, George, 1908-1995,. Oral history interview with George McNeil, 1968 Jan. 9-1968 May 21 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf GALLATIN, ALBERT EUGENE. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Sir William Rothenstein correspondence and other papers, 1887-1957. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters sent to Walter Hines Page from various correspondents, English period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Blashfield, Edwin Howland, 1848-1936. Papers, 1867-1936. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952. Albert Gallatin papers, 1950-1964. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849. Papers, 1794-1952 (bulk 1794-1828, 1890-1952). Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1940. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Aubrey Beardsley Collection, 1890-1946 Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special CollectionsManuscripts Division
referencedIn Larsen, Susan C. Oral history interviews relating to the American Abstract Artists Group, 1973-1978. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Backhouse, John, 1782-1845. Autograph letter signed : London, to Albert Gallatin, 1827 Aug. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Freer, Charles Lang, 1854-1919. Charles Lang Freer selected papers, 1876-1931. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Freer, Charles Lang, 1854-1919. Charles Lang Freer selected papers, 1876-1931. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952. Letter, 1913 March 5, New York, to unnamed correspondent. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Hellman, Geoffrey, 1907-. Geoffrey Theodore Hellman papers concerning Albert Eugene Gallatin's Museum of Living Art, 1934-1952. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Gallatin, A. E. [A. E. Gallatin] : artist file John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library, Ringling Museum Library
creatorOf Watson, Forbes, 1880-1960. Forbes Watson papers, 1900-1950. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith A. E. Gallatin, person
associatedWith Backhouse, John, 1782-1845. person
associatedWith Bakst, Léon, 1866-1924. person
associatedWith Beardsley, Aubrey, 1872-1898. person
associatedWith Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956. person
associatedWith Blashfield, Edwin Howland, 1848-1936. person
associatedWith Bluemner, Oscar, 1867-1938. person
associatedWith Bothmer, Bernard V., 1912- person
associatedWith Braques, Georges. person
associatedWith Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976. person
associatedWith Dawson, Warrington, 1878-1962. person
associatedWith Delaunay, Robert, 1885-1941. person
associatedWith Demuth, Charles, 1883-1935. person
associatedWith Fischer, Henry George. person
associatedWith Freer, Charles Lang, 1854-1919. person
associatedWith Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849. person
associatedWith Gallery of Living Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Gay, Walter, 1856-1937. person
associatedWith Glackens, William J., 1870-1938. person
associatedWith González, Julio, 1876-1942. person
associatedWith Greaves, Walter, 1846-1930. person
associatedWith Greene, Balcomb, 1904-1990. person
associatedWith Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841. person
associatedWith Hassam, Childe, 1859-1935. person
associatedWith Hellman, Geoffrey, 1907- person
associatedWith Kuehne, Max, 1880- person
associatedWith Lane, John, 1854-1925. person
associatedWith Larsen, Susan C. person
associatedWith McBride, Henry, 1867-1962. person
associatedWith McNeil, George, 1908- person
associatedWith Museum of Living Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Nevinson, C. R. W. (Christopher Richard Wynne), 1889-1946. person
associatedWith Nicholson, Ben, 1894-1982. person
associatedWith Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918 person
associatedWith Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966. person
associatedWith Pennell, Elizabeth Robins, 1855-1936. person
associatedWith Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926. person
associatedWith Rosenberg, Léonce, 1879-1947. person
associatedWith Rothenstein, Michael, 1908-1993. person
correspondedWith Rothenstein, William, Sir, 1872-1945 person
associatedWith Sachs, Paul J., 1878-1965 person
associatedWith Sage, Gardner A. person
associatedWith Schad, Robert O. (Robert Oliver), 1900-, person
associatedWith The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Wade, Allan, 1881-1955. person
associatedWith Watson, Forbes person
associatedWith Watson, Forbes, 1880-1960. person
associatedWith Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. person
associatedWith Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Art, Egyptian--Collectors and collecting
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Art--Private collections
Art dealers
Museum curators
Art museums
Small sculpture, Ancient--Collectors and collecting
World War, 1914-1918
Art--Collectors and collecting
Art, Modern--20th century--Collectors and collecting
Art and war
Art, American
Occupation
Photographers
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Birth 1881

Death 1952

Americans

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