Detail from The Canal, Amsterdam, 1889, James McNeill Whistler, The Hunterian, University of Glasgow


Robert Woods Bliss

Nationality: American
Date of birth: 1875
Place of birth: St ouis
Date of death: 1962
Place of death: Washington DC
Category: collector, diplomat


He was a diplomat, art collector, and philanthropist. He was the stepson of Anna Dorinda Blaksley Barnes Bliss (1851–1935) and the stepbrother of Cora (Kora) Fanny Barnes (1858–1911) and Mildred Barnes (1879–1969).


He is said to have owned Tanagra y092.

He wane of the cofounders of the Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection in Washington, D.C.


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