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.
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