William A. Clark

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  • In this image provided by Christie's auction house, Friday, Jan. 31, 2014 is "Water Lilies" by French impressionist painter Claude Monet. It is part of the Huguette Clark collection that is scheduled to be offered at auction May 6 in New York. (AP Photo/Christie's)

    Monet painting part of NYC copper heiress auction

    Important paintings by Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir are among 400 items that will be sold from a reclusive heiress' private trove at Christie's this spring, the auction house announced Friday.

  • Copper heiress' art, items to be auctioned in NYC

    Art, musical instruments, Gilded Age furniture and rare books from a reclusive copper heiress' private trove will be sold this spring, Christie's auction house said, after a feud over her estate was settled this past fall.

  • The Copper King Mansion in Butte, Mont., is a 34-room monument to tycoon William A. Clark. It's also a bed-and-breakfast that offers guests a glimpse into the life of an American robber baron of the 19th century. (Associated Press)

    Montana mansion holds legacy of copper king

    A scandal over the fortune of reclusive mining heiress Huguette Clark has renewed interest in the life of her father, copper magnate William A. Clark, once one of the nation's richest men.

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