Gertrude Stein photographs from the Paul Padgette collection [graphic] / photographed by Carl Van Vechten. ca. 1934-ca. 1963.

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Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964. Gertrude Stein photographs from the Paul Padgette collection [graphic] / photographed by Carl Van Vechten.

Gertrude Stein photographs from the Paul Padgette collection [graphic] / photographed by Carl Van Vechten. ca. 1934-ca. 1963.

Chiefly portraits of Gertrude Stein and Alice Toklas in the 1930s. Includes photographs taken at Bilignin Villa, Chambery, Stein's home at 27 Rue de Fleurus, in New York, and at University of Virginia and the College of William and Mary. Also present are a view of Pablo Picasso's home, a portrait of Leo Stein, a photograph of Richard Banks' 1963 painting of Stein, and views of the casts and productions of Four saints in three acts, The Mother of us all, Yes is for a very young man, Dr. Faustus, Ladies' voices, and Brewsie & Wille.

4 boxes (132 photographic prints) : b&w ; chiefly 8 x 10 or 7 x 10 in.

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Gertrude Stein (b. February 3, 1874, Allegheny, PA-d. July 27, 1946, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France) was an American novelist, poet, playwright, and art collector. She moved to Paris and acquired a love for modern painting. Stein began building a personal collection of major artists, many of whom became her friends and formed the core of her regular salons. In 1907, as Stein was struggling to establish herself as a writer, she met Alice Babette Toklas, a fellow American who had come to P...

Padgette, Paul

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Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973

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Stein, Leo, 1872-1947

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Leo Stein (1872-1947) shared the enthusiasm for art and literature with his sister, Gertrude, when they lived together in Paris during the early part of the 20th century. After his break with her in 1913, he concentrated on painting and aesthetic criticism. From the description of Leo Stein Collection 1892-1950. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81096298 From the description of Leo Stein Collection 1892-1950. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702148161 Leo St...

Toklas, Alice B., 1877-1967

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Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964

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Carl Van Vechten was an American novelist, critic, essayist, book collector, and photographer. From the description of Carl Van Vechten collection of papers, 1922-1964. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122455166 From the guide to the Carl Van Vechten collection of papers, 1911-1964, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Carl van Vechten (1880-1964) was an American photographer, writer,...