Posts Tagged: Natalie Clifford Barney

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Amazons in space

From Montparnasse to Mercury

BarneyMercury

Amazons in space

From Montparnasse to Mercury

Barney

Wild hearts at midnight

Flickering lanterns in the Temple d’Amitié…

Barney

Wild hearts at midnight

Flickering lanterns in the Temple d’Amitié…

Charles Henri Ford

Circles: Charles Henri Ford

His influence and relationships ranged from the Surrealists and the interwar expat community in Paris through to the Beats and the Factory, connections which he carried right into the 21st century.

Charles Henri Ford

Circles: Charles Henri Ford

His influence and relationships ranged from the Surrealists and the interwar expat community in Paris through to the Beats and the Factory, connections which he carried right into the 21st century.

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Circles: Natalie Clifford Barney

One of the most prominent of Paris’s 20th century American expatriates, Barney networked at an Olympian level.

nataliecliffordbarney

Circles: Natalie Clifford Barney

One of the most prominent of Paris’s 20th century American expatriates, Barney networked at an Olympian level.

Romaine

The Other Amazon

“Who are these people? Why this gray palette? How does she shape a new concept of femininity?” Listen and find out…

Romaine

The Other Amazon

“Who are these people? Why this gray palette? How does she shape a new concept of femininity?” Listen and find out…

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Pearls: Natalie Clifford Barney

“For once you have committed yourself to a particular work, inspiration changes its form and becomes an obsession, like a love-affair…”

Natalie Clifford Barney P

Pearls: Natalie Clifford Barney

“For once you have committed yourself to a particular work, inspiration changes its form and becomes an obsession, like a love-affair…”

Pelleastres

Autour de Jacques

The catalogue offers much to gladden the heart of anyone interested in queer/Decadent undercurrents of the Belle Époque.

Pelleastres

Autour de Jacques

The catalogue offers much to gladden the heart of anyone interested in queer/Decadent undercurrents of the Belle Époque.

Dolly Wilde

Goodbye Dolly

The study of Dolly Wilde belongs to a discipline that doesn’t exist. While nominally listed as a “socialite” in biographical entries, she didn’t entertain on a grand scale, patronise genius or pioneer new ways of living, so you won’t find her mentioned in social histories of the 20th century.

Dolly Wilde

Goodbye Dolly

The study of Dolly Wilde belongs to a discipline that doesn’t exist. While nominally listed as a “socialite” in biographical entries, she didn’t entertain on a grand scale, patronise genius or pioneer new ways of living, so you won’t find her mentioned in social histories of the 20th century.

Natalie Clifford Barney

Salon queen

Natalie Barney would become the 20th century’s greatest saloniste. Visitors to her Friday afternoon meetings included Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, T.S. Eliot, André Gide, Jean Cocteau, Colette and Rainer Maria Rilke.

Natalie Clifford Barney

Salon queen

Natalie Barney would become the 20th century’s greatest saloniste. Visitors to her Friday afternoon meetings included Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Gertrude Stein, James Joyce, T.S. Eliot, André Gide, Jean Cocteau, Colette and Rainer Maria Rilke.

Romaine Brooks

Grey eminence

Romaine Brooks’s reputation has greatly increased in recent years. Tthese fearless studies of strong, self-possessed women enjoy a critical reputation far beyond their significance as curios of early 20th century lesbian life.

Romaine Brooks

Grey eminence

Romaine Brooks’s reputation has greatly increased in recent years. Tthese fearless studies of strong, self-possessed women enjoy a critical reputation far beyond their significance as curios of early 20th century lesbian life.