... and used the money she made to collect.
A gift from a late, great, beauty magnate | In the Artifact Lab
More on Madame Rubinstein | In the Artifact Lab
Malcolm Gladwell wrote a long review of one biography of Rubinstein that covers her collecting: The Color of Money - The New Yorker
Helena Rubinstein: The Woman who Invented Beauty - Kindle UK
Helena Rubinstein - Kindle US
It was originally published in French: Helena Rubinstein : La femme qui inventa la beauté (Documents Français)
This book is not included in the new Kindle Unlimited package Amazon have launched in the UK - £7.99 for "unlimited books" (from their slightly more limited selection, and which used to be included in Prime) - and I'm going to use the 30 day free trial next time I go on holiday. As always, free trials are great, but don't forget to mark day 29 in your diary so you can cancel before you're charged.