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Nov 8 Gellatly Dies

Art Collector and SI Donor John Gellatly Dies

 

Art Collector and SI Donor John Gellatly Dies

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Year: 
1931
Month: 
november
Day: 
8
Date: 
Sun, 1931-11-08
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Art collector John Gellatly dies two years after donating his collection of 1,640 art works to the United States under the care of the Smithsonian Institution.  The collection is a major addition to the collections of what is now the Smithsonian American Art Museum.