La Divine Comtesse: Photographs of the Countess de Castiglione (Metropolitan Museum of Art Series)
by Mr. Pierre Apraxine et al.
Publisher's Description
"symbol of the Second Empire, that dazzling and artificial epoch, the mysterious Countess de Castiglione dedicated her life to a cult of personal beauty and made sensational appearances at various stages of her life, great moments that she recreated for the camera. These photographs contributed to her legend during her lifetime and were prized by collectors after her death. This book presents an extraordinary collection of the most remarkable of these photographs"--the publisher.
ISBN: 0300085095
Publisher: Yale University Press
Paperback : 192 pages
Language: English
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