Guggenheim, Peggy

(1898-1979)
   American art patron. The daughter of Meyer Guggenheim's son Benjamin, she had an important influence on modern art in Europe and the US. During the 1920s and 1930s she lived in Europe and opened the Guggenheim Jeune Gallery in London. When the Nazis invaded France, she shipped her collection to New York. Later she returned to Europe.

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  • Guggenheim, Peggy — orig. Marguerite Guggenheim born Aug. 26, 1898, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Dec. 23, 1979, near Venice, Italy Art collector and patron of the New York school of artists. Granddaughter of Meyer and Daniel Guggenheim, she inherited a large fortune in …   Universalium

  • Guggenheim, Peggy — orig. Marguerite Guggenheim (26 ago. 1898, Nueva York, N.Y. EE.UU.–23 dic. 1979, cerca de Venecia, Italia). Coleccionista de arte y mecenas de la escuela de artistas de Nueva York. (ver escuela de Nueva York). Nieta de Meyer and Daniel Guggenheim …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Guggenheim, Peggy — pseud. di Guggenheim, Marguerite …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Peggy Guggenheim — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Peggy Guggenheim N …   Wikipedia Español

  • Guggenheim Familie — Guggenheim ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alis Guggenheim (1896 1958), Schweizer Bildhauerin und Malerin Benjamin Guggenheim (1865–1912), US amerikanischer Industrieller und Titanic Opfer Charles Guggenheim, (1924–2002), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Guggenheim — es el apellido de una famosa familia norteamericana. Muchos de sus miembros han creado Fundaciones, con motivaciones artísticas o de bien social. La Fundación de mayor renombre internacional, es la que fundó Solomon Guggenheim. * * * ► Familia… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Guggenheim Museum New York — Das Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Das Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum ist ein 1939 gegründetes Museum für Moderne Kunst in New York City. Es liegt an der Upper East Side, zwischen dem Central Park und dem East River. Das Museum wird von der Solomon R …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Guggenheim Museum — a museum of modern art in New York, built with money given by Solomon R Guggenheim (1861–1949), a rich businessman. The unusual circular building was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and opened in 1959. It is sometimes called the ‘giant snail’. * * …   Universalium

  • Guggenheim Collection — ▪ art collection, Venice, Italy in full  Peggy Guggenheim Collection,         in Venice, private collection of post 1910 paintings and sculpture formed by the American art collector Peggy Guggenheim (Guggenheim, Peggy) and housed in the Palazzo… …   Universalium

  • Guggenheim — /goog euhn huym , gooh geuhn /, n. Daniel, 1856 1930, U.S. industrialist and philanthropist. /goog euhn huym , gooh geuhn /, n. Games. category (def. 4). [from the proper name] * * * (as used in expressions) Guggenheim Meyer and Daniel Guggenheim …   Universalium

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