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Murphy family, Antibes, France

From: Sara and Gerald Murphy papers

Murphy family, Antibes, France

From: Sara and Gerald Murphy papers

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Other Creator: Murphy, Gerald, 1888-1964 Murphy, Sara
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Date: 1925-1926
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Abstract:
Includes photographs of Sir Charles Mendl, Elsie de Wolfe, Monty Woolley, Ada MacLeish, Ada and Archibald MacLeish's children, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Zelda Fitzgerald.
Physical Description:
1 folder (44 photographic prints, 3 photographic postcards) : b&w ; 25.7 x 20.3 cm. and smaller
Host Note:
The collection consists of the personal and family papers of Gerald and Sara Murphy, including material created and accumulated by Gerald and Sara, their children Baoth, Patrick, and Honoria, and the Wiborg family. The collection documents the Murphy's unconventional and artistic lifestyle and their role in the American expatriate community in Paris and Antibes, France during the 1920s and early 1930s, as well as their personal connections with artists and writers of the Modernist period. Also found is material relating to Gerald's father, Patrick Francis Murphy, and his stewardship of the leather goods company, Mark Cross.
Box:
Box 28
Folder:
Folder 558
Rights:
Reproductions of material from the Collection must be authorized in writing by the Estate of Honoria Murphy Donnelly, represented by VAGA (info@vagarights.com).
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Curatorial Area: Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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Source Digital Format:
High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10504577
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