Louisine Havemeyer

Collector

1855 – 1929

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Who was Louisine Havemeyer?

Louisine Waldron Elder Havemeyer was an art collector, feminist, and philanthropist. In addition to being a patron of impressionist art, she was one of the more prominent contributors to the suffrage movement in the United States. The impressionist painter Edgar Degas and feminist Alice Paul were among the renowned recipients of the benefactor's support.

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Born
Jul 28, 1855
New York City
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  • United States of America
Died
Jan 6, 1929
New York City

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on July 23, 2013

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