Edythe Broad

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Edythe Broad
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Broad in 2008
Edythe Lawson

1936 (age 86–87)
MonumentsThe Broad
CitizenshipUnited States
OccupationPhilanthropist, art collector, founder of The Broad Foundations
Known forPatronage of the arts
Spouse(s)Eli Broad
ChildrenJeffrey and Gary Broad

Edythe Broad (/broʊd/; born Edythe Lawson in 1936) is an American art collector and philanthropist. With her husband Eli, she has collected "about 2000 pieces of art valued at more than $2 billion" and supported arts initiatives such as the Los Angeles Opera and The Broad.[1]

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  1. Fleishman, Jeffrey (2015-08-22). "How Edye Broad's 'natural eye' drew her billionaire husband into the art world". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2019-10-30.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)