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Miss Barney

From: Natalie Barney collection

Miss Barney

From: Natalie Barney collection

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[Photograph of Natalie Barney standing and holding a flower]
Creator: Cautin Berger
Other Creator: Barney, Natalie Clifford
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Date: 1900
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Description:
Natalie Barney was a poet, playwright, novelist and essayist, whose salon in Paris, while serving as a gathering point for writers in general, aimed to promote the writings of women.
Purchased from David J. Holmes on the Danforth N. Barney, Jr. Fund, 1996
Abstract:
This collection consists principally of photographic prints of Barney at various ages: as a teenager; as a young woman in Victorian attire and in riding gear; with Gabriele d'Annunzio; with Romaine Brooks; with unidentified friends; and by herself at age 48. Also included are: a photographic postcard addressed to "Chère Rachilde"; an inscribed calling card; and a copy of a book of poems by Louis Emié ("Hauts Desirs Sans Absence" Paris: Pierre Seghers, 1953), inscribed to Barney, with a letter from Barney to Emié.
Physical Description:
1 folder (1photographic print) : b&w ; 16.8 x 7.9 cm. on mount 20.6 x 9.7 cm.
Box:
Box 1
Folder:
Folder 4
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The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 10268296
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