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Peggy Guggenheim

AKA Marguerite Guggenheim

Born: 26-Aug-1898
Birthplace: New York City
Died: 23-Dec-1979
Location of death: Padua, Italy
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Cremated (ashes scattered)

Gender: Female
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Socialite

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Renowned art collector

Arts patron, granddaughter of Meyer Guggenheim.

Father: Benjamin Guggenheim (b. 1865, d. 1912 aboard Titanic)
Mother: Florette Seligman (b. 1870, d. 1937)
Husband: Lawrence Vail (sculptor, m. 1922, div. 1928, one son, one daughter)
Son: Michael Sindbad Vail (b. 1923, d. 1986)
Daughter: Pegeen Vail (b. 1925, d. 1967)
Boyfriend: Samuel Beckett (playwright, together 1937)
Husband: Max Ernst (painter, m. 1942, div. 1946)

    Guggenheim Family
    German Ancestry
    Jewish Ancestry
    Swiss Ancestry

    Eva (3-Oct-1962)

Author of books:
Out of this Century: The Informal Memoirs of Peggy Guggenheim (1946, memoir)
Confessions of an Art Addict (1997, memoir)

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