Meaning of Courtauld, Samuel in English:

Courtauld, Samuel

Pronunciation /ˈkɔːtəʊld/

proper noun

  • (1876–1947), English industrialist. He was a director of his family's silk firm and a collector of French impressionist and post-impressionist paintings. He presented his collection to the University of London, endowed the Courtauld Institute of Art, and bequeathed to it his house in Portman Square, London.