Louis and Walter Arnesberg with friend Marcel Duchamp
Front row, L-R: Alison Hartpence, Afred Kreymborg, WCW, Skip Cannell; Back row, L-R: Jean Crotti, Marcel Duchamp, Walter Arensberg, Man Ray, R.A. Sanborn, Maxwell Bodenheim)
Walter Conrad Arensberg [1878-1954]
Born in Pittsburgh in 1878, Walter Conrad Arensberg is known today primarily for his important collections of art and the salons and gatherings he held at his homes for such noted poets and artists as Marcel Duchamp, Francis Picabia, Man Ray, Marsden Hartley, and Mina Loy, among others.
BOOKS OF POETRY
Poems (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1914); Idols (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1916); selection in Alfred Kreymborg, ed. Others: An Anthology of New Verse (1917) (New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1917)
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