Esther Gentle was a New York City sculptor, painter, printmaker, and gallery manager. She became Abraham Rattner's second wife in 1949. Gentle ran an art reproductions business and a New York art gallery. Her work is part of the Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art's permanent collection. She is the mother of Dr. Allen Leepa.
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