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artist , illustrator , writer

Estelle Esther Bensussen, writer, illustrator, artist.

Background

Bensussen, Estelle Esther was born on July 6, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Samuel A. and Sophia (Chubin) Russ.

Education

Student, Chicago Academy Fine Arts, 1940-1945;student, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, 1939-1943.

Career

Copy writer, fashion illustrator, Marshall Field & Company, Chicago, l945;display and fashion coordinator, The Fair, Chicago, l946-47;contributing author, marketplace editor, Sew News magazine, Seattle, 1984-1985;contributor author, Sew-It-Seems magazine, Seattle, l988-. Freelance illustrator and copy writer, Chicago, l942-47.

Works

Connections

Married Edward M. Bensussen, December 28, l947. Children: Gayle M. Bensussen Carrol, Wendy Bensussen Walls.

father:
Samuel A. Russ

mother:
Sophia (Chubin) Russ

spouse:
Edward M. Bensussen

children:
Gayle M. Bensussen Carrol Bensussen

Wendy Bensussen Walls Bensussen