Eve M. Kahn

Eve M. Kahn, who wrote the Antiques column for the New York Times from 2008 to 2016, is the author of Forever Seeing New Beauties: The Forgotten Impressionist Mary Rogers Williams, 1857–1907.

This year’s suffrage centennial puts the spotlight on women’s history, four centuries of which are preserved in the Dobkin Family Collection of Feminism. Its founder, the Manhattan-based philanthropist Barbara Dobkin, has devoted substantial time for three decades to acquiring tens of thousands of books and manuscripts related to women’s lives and