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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

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Gerhard and Marianne Pinkus papers

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Identifier: 6122
Overview Gerhard and Marianne Pinkus emigrated from Germany to Los Angeles in the 1930s and began to collect art in the 1940s. After accumulating a small collection of choice (and sometimes rare) finds, Gerhard and Marianne became a major force in the Los Angeles art world, especially in regard to their primary interest: Marc Chagall. Though they focused mainly on Chagall, the Pinkuses collected drawings, lithographs, and paintings by many other artists from various periods, with some emphasis on German...
Dates: 1859-2005; Majority of material found in 1920s-1970s