Alum Louis Daniel Brodsky's Art Collection to be Auctioned

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
LADUE NEWS (ST. LOUIS) -- The Louis Daniel Brodsky Collection of Art Nouveau will be auctioned during a single-owner sale on February 22 at Leslie Hindman Auctioneers in Chicago. The collection hails from St. Louis, where Hindman opened a regional office last year, and includes furniture and decorative arts by Louis Majorelle, Emile Galle, Tiffany Studios and Henri de Toulouise-Lautrec. Louis Daniel Brodsky was born in St. Louis in 1941, where he attended St. Louis Country Day School. After earning a Bachelor of Arts degree from Yale University in 1963, he received a Master of Arts in English from Washington University in 1967, and a Master of Arts in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University the following year.