Collecting in the Gilded Age

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Three titans of industry and finance - Andrew Carnegie, Henry Clay Frick, and Andrew Mellon - have been long associated with Pittsburgh, philanthropy, and magnificent art. The European and American paintings that Frick and Mellon purchased during the Gilded Age today form the basis of museum collections known throughout the world. Yet they were only a few among many inspired art collectors in Pittsburgh. Hundreds of works can now be traced to private collections in Pittsburgh between 1890 and 1910. Scores of prominent ...

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