Rubinstein, Helena, 1870-1965
type Collector
dates 1870-1965
city New York City
other citiesKraków, Poland; Paris, France; London, UK; Melbourne, Australia; Greenwich, CT; Grasse, France;
sex F
history Art collector and founder of Helena Rubinstein Inc.

She accumulated significant collections of African sculpture, modern paintings and sculpture, Oriental and Oceanic art, and Egyptian antiquities.

She had twenty-seven portraits of herself painted by well-known artists. These portraits have been exhibited at major museums throughout the United States and Europe.
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Repository Description Links
Museum of the City of New York
Photograph Collections
Helena Rubenstein [residence], 1938: Samuel H. Gottscho and the Gottscho-Schleisner firm see details...
Brooklyn Museum of Art Library Collections
BMA artist file: Rubinstein, Helena, 1870-1965 see details...
The Museum of Modern Art
Library and Archives
Artist file: miscellaneous uncataloged material. see details...
University of Pennsylvania
Rare Book & Manuscript Library Collections
Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1922-1971, n.d. see details...
Universidad de Alicante
Biblioteca Universitaria
Cita en París. Nº 52/72, 1972 see details...

see alsoKolin, Oscar, 1908-
Rubinstein, Mala