Art Talk with Marlene Strauss—Helena Rubinstein: An Uncommon Life


Noted art historian Marlene Strauss takes a fascinating look at the life of Helena Rubinstein, who escaped the war in Poland to found a cosmetics empire in America.

Her vast art collection—which comprises Matisses, Chagalls, Renoirs, Modiglianis, Salvador Dalis and many others—shows she had a remarkable eye for beauty as well as a nose for commerce.