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List of famous art dealers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top art dealers in the world? This includes the most prominent art dealers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable art dealers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic art dealers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned art dealers.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known art dealers to the lesser known art dealers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the art dealer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous art dealers ever?" and "What are the names of famous art dealers?" then you're in the right place. (149 items)

Carmen G. Cervera is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Carmen G. Cervera Carmen G. Cervera is an actress.

André Emmerich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
André Emmerich André Emmerich was an influential German-born American gallerist who specialized in the color field school and pre-Columbian art while also taking on artists such as David Hockney, and Al

Mary Lasker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Mary Lasker Mary Woodard Lasker was an American health activist and philanthropist. She worked to raise funds for medical research, and founded the Lasker Foundation.

Siegfried Bing is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Siegfried Bing Siegfried Bing, who usually gave his name as S. Bing, and was thus often referenced erroneously as "Samuel Bing" was a French art dealer who lived in Paris as an adult, and who helped ...more

Honor Fraser is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Honor Fraser Honor Fraser is an actress and a model.

Seth Siegelaub is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Seth Siegelaub Seth Siegelaub was an American-born art dealer, curator, author and researcher. He is best known for his innovative promotion of conceptual art in New York in the 1960s and 70s., but has also ...more

Judy Goffman Cutler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Judy Goffman Cutler Judy Goffman Cutler is an American art dealer, co-founder of the National Museum of American Illustration, and founder and Executive Director of the American Illustrators Gallery, NYC. She has ...more

Arne Glimcher is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Arne Glimcher Arnold "Arne" Glimcher is an American art dealer, film producer and director. He is the founder of The Pace Gallery and is widely known as one of the art world's most powerful dealers. ...more

Jeffrey Loria is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Jeffrey Loria Jeffrey Harold Loria is an American art dealer, and the owner of the Miami Marlins.

Francis Lenn Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Francis Lenn Taylor Francis Lenn Taylor was an American art dealer and father of the actress Elizabeth Taylor.

Nigel Greenwood is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Nigel Greenwood Nigel Palin Greenwood was an art dealer.

Larry Gagosian is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Larry Gagosian Lawrence Gilbert "Larry" Gagosian is an American art dealer who owns the Gagosian Gallery chain of art galleries. Working in concert with collectors including Douglas S. Cramer, Eli ...more

Marina Schiptjenko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Marina Schiptjenko Anna Marina Schiptjenko is the only female member of the Swedish electronic pop group Bodies Without Organs. Her mother is Swedish but her father was a Ukrainian refugee from the Soviet Union, ...more

Robert Beck is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Robert Beck Robert Beck was the founder and owner of Robert Beck Gallery in San Anselmo, California.

Charles Saatchi is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Charles Saatchi Charles Saatchi is a British businessman and the co-founder with his brother Maurice of advertising agency Saatchi & Saatchi. The brothers led the business – the world's largest advertising ...more

Yves Arman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers

William Seguier is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
William Seguier William Seguier was a British art dealer, painter, and official functionary in the art world. He was the first Keeper of the National Gallery, London.

Ambroise Vollard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Ambroise Vollard Ambroise Vollard is regarded as one of the most important dealers in French contemporary art at the beginning of the twentieth century. He is credited with providing exposure and emotional ...more

Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, was a German-born art historian, art collector, and one of the premier French art dealers of the 20th century. He became prominent as an art gallery owner in Paris ...more

Hugh Lane is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Hugh Lane Sir Hugh Percy Lane is best known for establishing Dublin's Municipal Gallery of Modern Art and for his remarkable contribution to the visual arts in Ireland, including the Lane Bequest. He died ...more

Vito Schnabel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Vito Schnabel Vito Schnabel is an independent curator and art dealer based in New York City.

Barbara Gladstone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Barbara Gladstone Barbara Gladstone is an American gallery owner and art dealer. She owns the Gladstone Gallery with locations on W. 24th St in New York City, situated in an 8,500 sq. ft space designed by ...more

Robert E. Hecht is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Robert E. Hecht Robert Emmanuel "Bob" Hecht, Jr. was an American antiquities dealer. He was on trial in Italy from 2005-2012 on charges of conspiring to traffic in looted artifacts. Hecht made his ...more

Ellery Kurtz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Ellery Kurtz 1986: Vertical Horizons (GAS) (G-481) - Ellery Kurtz, artist Howard Wishnow, Project Coordinator. An art conservation experiment sent into outer space on board the Space Shuttle Columbia. The ...more

Robert Fraser is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Robert Fraser Robert Fraser was a noted London art dealer of the 1960s and beyond. "Groovy Bob" was a pivotal figure in the London cultural scene of the mid to late sixties, and was close to members ...more

Betty Parsons is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Betty Parsons Betty Parsons, born Betty Bierne Pierson, was an American artist, art dealer, and collector known for her early promotion of Abstract Expressionism.

Billy Pearson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Billy Pearson Bill A. Pearson was an American jockey in thoroughbred horse racing, a quiz-show winner, and an art dealer. A native of Chicago, Illinois, Pearson was successful jockey throughout the 1940s and ...more

Jay Jopling is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Jay Jopling Jay Jopling is an English art dealer and gallerist. Over the past two decades he has established himself as a key figure in the art world and has been instrumental in repositioning London as the ...more

Anthony d'Offay is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Anthony d'Offay Anthony d'Offay is a British art dealer, collector and curator.

Serge Sorokko is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Serge Sorokko Serge Sorokko is an American art dealer, publisher and owner of the Serge Sorokko Gallery in San Francisco. He played a major role in establishing the first cultural exchanges in the field of ...more

Gabriella Wesberry is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
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Maxine Gale is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
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Leo Castelli is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Leo Castelli Leo Castelli was an Italian-American art dealer. His gallery showcased cutting edge Contemporary art for five decades. Among the movements which Castelli showed were Surrealism, Abstract ...more

Heinz Berggruen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Heinz Berggruen Heinz Berggruen was a German art dealer and collector who founded the Berggruen Museum in Berlin, Germany.

Thomas Ammann is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Thomas Ammann Thomas E. Ammann was a leading Swiss art dealer in Impressionist and Twentieth Century Art and major collector of Post-war and Contemporary Art.

Edward Tyler Nahem is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Edward Tyler Nahem Edward Tyler Nahem is an art dealer, philanthropist, theatrical producer and film producer.

Alec N. Wildenstein is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Alec N. Wildenstein Alec Nathan Wildenstein was a billionaire French businessman, art dealer, racehorse owner, and breeder.

Gabrielle Pizzi is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Gabrielle Pizzi Gabrielle Pizzi was an Australian art dealer who promoted Aboriginal art from the Western Desert from the early 1980s.

Arlene LewAllen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers

Theo van Gogh is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Theo van Gogh Theodorus "Theo" van Gogh was a Dutch art dealer. He was the younger brother of Vincent van Gogh, and Theo's unfailing financial and emotional support allowed his brother to devote ...more

Rob Diament is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Rob Diament Robert Diament is an English singer-songwriter best known as the lead singer of UK electronic rock band Temposhark. In 2010, Diament began working as a gallerist with Carl Freedman, a ...more

Philip Mould is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Philip Mould Philip Jonathan Clifford Mould OBE is an English art dealer and art historian, specialising in British portraits. He also works as a broadcaster, journalist and writer on art. He is best known ...more

Joseph Duveen, 1st Baron Duvee... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Joseph Duveen, 1st Baron Duveen Joseph Duveen, 1st Baron Duveen, known as Sir Joseph Duveen, Bt, between 1927 and 1933, was a British art dealer, considered one of the most influential art dealers of all time.

Wolfgang Gurlitt is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Wolfgang Gurlitt Wolfgang Gurlitt was a German art dealer and collector, publisher and gallery owner.

Paul Durand-Ruel is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Paul Durand-Ruel Paul Durand-Ruel was a French art dealer who is associated with the Impressionists. He was one of the first modern art dealers who provided support to his painters with stipends and solo

Tom Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Tom Caldwell Tom Caldwell was a politician, art dealer and interior designer in Northern Ireland. Born in Uganda, Caldwell moved to Belfast at the age of three. He studied at the Royal Belfast Academical ...more

Pierre Matisse is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Pierre Matisse Pierre Matisse was an art dealer active in New York City. He was the youngest child of French painter Henri Matisse.

Harley Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Harley Baldwin Harley Baldwin was an American developer and art dealer who divided his time between residences in Aspen, Colorado, and New York City. He was best known for his successes in the former ...more

Daniel Wildenstein is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Daniel Wildenstein Daniel Leopold Wildenstein was a renowned art dealer, historian and a leading owner-breeder of thoroughbred race horses. He was the third member of the family to preside over Wildenstein & ...more

Paul Guillaume is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Art Dealers
Paul Guillaume Paul Guillaume was a French art dealer. Dealer of Chaim Soutine and Amedeo Modigliani, he was one of the first to organize African art exhibitions. He also bought and sold many works from ...more