The following was submitted by Sheila Mennell, Bradford Trust Fine Art:
Helen Stein was born Helen Steinberg in Odessa, Russia. She came to the US at the age of 2, lived in New York and studied at the Art Students League with Max Weber. She also went to Cooper Union.
During the time she lived and worked in Paris (1927-1929), Sir Michael Crozer-Gielberg commissioned Le Corbusier to design a studio for her.
On returning to New York, she was an active member of and exhibited at the Society of Independent Artists (1930-1939) .
For the last 10 years of his life, artist Marsden Hartley, who greatly admired her work, became a close friend of Stein's. She di
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