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art dealer and appraiser

Marianne Jeanne Huber, American Art dealer. Member American Association of University Women, International Platform Association (governor since 1993), American Association Dealers in Ancient Oriental and Primitive Art, Ethnographic Art Society Indianapolis, Metropolitan Museum Art, Delta Epsilon Sigma.


Huber, Marianne Jeanne was born on June 9, 1936 in Amboy, Illinois, United States. Daughter of John Francis and Jeannette Marie (Wurth) Faivre.


Bachelor, Cardinal Stritch College, Milwaukee, 1958.


6th grade teacher St. Andrew's School, Rock Falls, Illinois, 1958-1959. Junior high teacher Garside School, Mexico City, 1959-1961. Art dealer, consultant Huber Primitive Art, New York City and Dixon, Illinois, since 1963.

Founder, president New World Art Services, since 1993. Expert Heritage Auctions, since 2010. Lecturer, consultant Primitive Art Society, Chicago, 1987, Freeport (Illinois) Art Museum, 1993, Indianapolis Museum Art, 1994, Nprstk Museum, Prague, Czech Republic, 1995.

Participant Maya Meetings, Austin, Texas, since 1985.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Echoes of a Distant Flute, 1984. Translator: The Frida Kahlo Papers, 2007. Exhibitions, The Cuna, since 1980.

      Co-producer, author: (documentaries) The Cuna, 1980. Co-producer, author (documentaries) Nebaj, Cotzal and Chajul, 1987, author, co-producer The Maya Calendar, since 2003.


Election judge Ogle County, Illinois, since 1993. Committeewoman Democratic Precinct, since 2002. Member of League of Women Voters, American Association of University Women, National Women's History Museum, American Appraisers Association, American Society Appraisers, National Museum Women in Arts (member library board since 2005), International Platform Association (governor 1993—2001), Phidian Society, Illinois Democratic Women, Metropolitan Museum Art, Delta Epsilon Sigma.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hiking, wilderness camping, painting, piano, traveling.


Married Robert L. Huber, October 3, 1959. Children: Michael Robert, Stephan Louis, Edward Francis.

John Francis Faivre

Jeannette Marie (Wurth) Faivre

Robert L. Huber

Michael Robert Huber

Stephan Louis Huber

Edward Francis Huber