About Albert Bender
Read more about the life of Albert Bender, the Irish American donor of the Museum's Asian art collection
Learn more about the family background of Albert Bender, Asian art collector and donor to the Museum.
Read about Albert Bender's correspondence with Irish artists, including W.B. Yeats, Jack B. Yeats, Oliver St. John Gogarty, and George Russell.
Mahr was an Austrian archaeologist who had been appointed Keeper of the Irish Antiquities Division of the National Museum of Ireland in 1927, eventually becoming Director in 1934.
Find out how the Taoiseach attended and spoke at the opening of the Augusta Bender Memorial Room in 1934.
Read about Albert Bender's generosity throughout his life.