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Estelle Barenbaum Rubens (c. 1930 in Philadelphia - January 18, 2018) was an American museum docent and philanthropist.

Life

She married Raymond Rubens; they collected art; she donated artworks by Alexander Calder, Red Grooms, Al Hirschfeld, Earl Horter, Alice Neel, and Larry Rivers, to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

She was a docent for the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

In her will, she made a $8 million gift. A travel scholarship was named for her.

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