Johnston, Mary Elizabeth, 1890-
type Collector
dates 1890-1967
city Glendale
other citiesClearwater, FL; Long Island, NC;
sex F
history Mary Elizabeth Johnston, a Procter and Gamble heiress, was a modern art collector who left her collection to the Cincinnati Art Museum.

Johnston’s art collection included paintings by, among others, Pablo Picasso, Marc Chagall, Modigliani, Henri Matisse, Pierre Bonnard, Vincent Van Gogh, Paul Cézanne, Juan Gris, Piet Mondrian, Ben Shahn, Georges Henri Rouault, Nicholas de Stael, and Max Ernst.

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Repository Description Links
Archives of American Art
Victor Building, Suite 2200
Philip Rhys Adams interview, 1976 Sept. 29. see details...
New York Public Library
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Letters. With a commentary by A.C. Denison. see details...