Jessica Chastain for Vogue, December 2013
Bartolomeo Veneto, Portait d’une courtisane en Flore
giulia la bella
Alessandro Allori - Portrait of a Young Girl, 1580s
"It would be difficult to find in history any woman who so far surpassed her sex, who was so much the wonder of her contemporaries and the marvel of posterity."
Autochrome, Paris ca 1905
I entered this world on the Champs-Elysees, 1959. La trottoir du Champs Elysees. And do you know what my very first words were? New York Herald Tribune! New York Herald Tribune!
Screenshot-like photographs with subtitles from an imaginary movie
2012 - ongoing
You are Lucrezia Borgia. You are the scandal of Italy. You are also the envy of Italy.
Box Hill! It shall be a very small and intimate party ~
Miss Jane Mercer by Samuel Bell Waugh, 1840 (detail)