|Schaefer, Bertha, 1895-1971|
|city||New York City|
Interior designer and gallery director. Graduated from the Mississippi State College for Women and the Parsons School of Design.
In 1924, she opened Bertha Schaefer Interiors. In 1944, she opened the Bertha Schaefer Gallery in New York City primarily to show the work of American painters and sculptors, but eventually included European artists.
In 1972, following her death, the gallery's name was changed to the New Bertha Schaefer Gallery.
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