December 2017 Academic & Specialist University of Minnesota Press

Infinite Variety: The Life and Legend of the Marchesa Casati the Ultimate Edition Scot D. Ryersson, Michael Orlando Yaccarino, foreword by Quentin Crisp

Infinite Variety: The Life and Legend of the Marchesa Casati the Ultimate Edition
Scot D. Ryersson, Michael Orlando Yaccarino, foreword by Quentin Crisp


Hardback | Dec 2017 | University of Minnesota Press | 9781517903718 | 296pp | 229x152mm | Out of stock | RFB | AUD$44.99, NZD$54.99

Artists from Man Ray to Augustus John painted, sculpted, and photographed her; writers, including Jean Cocteau, Ezra Pound, and Jack Kerouac, praised her strange beauty; celebrities and royalty were awed by her lavish parties and spectacles at her homes in Italy and France. Fully authorized, completely updated, and richly illustrated, this is the fantastic story of the Marchesa Luisa Casati.