The Benefactors: Solomon R. Guggenheim, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, Roy R. Neuberger

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Summary

Provides biographical sketches of Guggenheim, Hirshhorn, and Neuberger, concentrating on their cultural contributions to the public. Also describes the collections of the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in Washington, D.C., and The Neuberger Museum at Purchase, New York. A few pages are devoted specifically to Joseph H. Hirshhorn and the foundation of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.

Subject

  • Hirshhorn, Joseph H
  • Neuberger, Roy R
  • Guggenheim, Solomon R (Solomon Robert) 1861-1949
  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

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Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Notes

Includes black and white photographs

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(Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1980

Topic

  • Art
  • Benefactors
  • Gifts
  • History
  • Art objects
  • Art--History

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