Solomon Guggenheim


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Noun1.Solomon Guggenheim - United States philanthropistSolomon Guggenheim - United States philanthropist; son of Meyer Guggenheim who created several foundations to support the arts (1861-1949)
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In America they were left, in 1940, with the Guggenheim family (the nephew of Solomon Guggenheim of art collections and 5th Avenue museum fame) who 'adopted' them for the duration of World War II, while Patrick's mother hied off to Africa to reunite with his father in Gen.
(Peggy did, however, acknowledge the fine collection of Picasso, Chagall, Klee, and Robert Delaunay that she saw in her uncle's apartment at the Plaza Hotel.) Peggy mischievously referred to Solomon Guggenheim's later museum, with its spiralling ramp, as her 'uncle's garage'.
That's thanks to Solomon Guggenheim and his famous museum on Fifth Avenue in New York City.