Sonnabend’s Italian Connection

Few people were as plugged into the art world of her day as the late Ileana Sonnabend, whose visionary collections are on display at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice, Italy, through October 2. Sonnabend and her first husband, Leo Krausz—who later changed his name to Leo Castelli—collected Mondrians and Pollocks and discovered Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg, introducing their works through their New York gallery in the late 1950s.


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