William T. Evans

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William T. Evans (1843 - November 25, 1918) was an American art collector.

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He was born in Ireland, and grew up in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. He studied architecture at the New York Free School. He was President of the Mills & Gibb, and Mills Gibb Corporation.

He collected art by Childe Hassam, J. Alden Weir, Lillian Genth, George Inness, and Frederick Ballard Williams.[1] He gave 160 painting to the National Gallery of Art, and the Montclair Art Museum.[2]

His letters are held at the Archives of American Art.[3]

He died at his home in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, on November 25, 1918.[2]

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