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Peggy Guggenheim

About Peggy

A short biography of Peggy Guggenheim.
Peggy Guggenheim

On Venice

"To live in Venice or even to visit it means that you fall in love with the city itself. There is nothing left over in your heart for anyone else." (Peggy Guggenheim)
Peggy Guggenheim

Art of This Century

Art of This Century is inseparable from Peggy Guggenheim’s claim to a place in the history of twentieth century art.
Peggy Guggenheim

Pollock's Mural

In 1943 Peggy Guggenheim commissioned Jackson Pollock a painting, which was to be the largest Pollock ever made.
Peggy Guggenheim

1948 Venice Biennale

In 1948 Peggy exhibited her collection in the Greek Pavilion, then ravaged by the civil war.
Peggy Guggenheim

Memories

Those who knew Peggy Guggenheim share anecdotes and personal memories of the life and personality of the American patron.
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