Virginia Woolf working; photo taken by Lady Ottoline Morrell in 1926. (National Portrait Gallery)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle reading.
Karen Blixen, 1961 -by Léon Herschtritt Exhibition:Léon Herschtritt: Photography from 1960s ParisThe Foosaner Art Museum (23 March-12 May) via Journal de la photographie
Marguerite Duras, Paris, 1965. Foto: Giséle Freund
On February 5, 1959 Marilyn Monroe, Karen Blixen, and Carson McCullers had lunch. Oh yeah, Arthur Miller was there, too. Taking place in Nyack, New York, the event was hosted by McCullers in honor of the great Karen Blixen
Marilyn Monroe and Carson McCullers