in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Financial Aspects of Art; Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Theatre. 1040 words.
Lewisohn, Irene (05 September 1892–04 April 1944), theater patron and practitioner and philanthropist, was born in New York City, the daughter of Rosalie Jacobs and Leonard Lewisohn, a...