Aubrey Beardsley illustrations for Oscar Wilde’s play, “Salome”
In 1891, Oscar Wilde published a one-act play, Salomé. The original publication was in French and came with illustrations by British artist, Aubrey Beardsley. These are the 13 illustrations he did:
Alla Nazimova’s Iconic 1923 ‘Salome’ Wig Discovered in a Trunk in Georgia
Wig Was Designed by Natacha Rambova, Wife of Rudolph Valentino
West Hollywood, Calif. (March 10, 2015) A lost trove of early 20th century costumes and fashionable street wear from the estate of Broadway and silent-film star Alla Nazimova (“Nah-ZIM-oh-vah”) was discovered last fall in an unlikely place: a storage building behind a home in Columbus, Ga. College student Jack Raines found the garments fastidiously packed […]
1923: Alla Nazimova as Salome
1923: Close up of Alla Nazimova in “Salome”
  • Martin Turnbull | Jun 26, 2013
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Nazimova’s Salome