Gender: Male
Origin: Armenian, French form
CALOUSTE SARKIS GULBENKIAN, Mr 5%, 1899 Istanbul - 1955 Lisbon. In the oil business he made a fortune which he spent on collecting art after
WWII in Lisbon. He became the most important patron of culture in SALAZAR's Portugal. The Gulbenkian-Museum in Lisbon has the most famous
collectionof Lalique glass worldwide. It also contains the finest Persian rug in the world, 1997