Lee Miller | kinneretstern

Lee Miller was an extraordinary Jewish American photographer and model who, through acquaintance/sexual liaisons with several famous Surrealists and photographers,  became  a Surrealist and documentary photographer of WWII, traveling to the front where no women were allowed, and shooting famous images of the Dachau concentration camp. When shown Hitler’s home…

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9 thoughts on “Lee Miller | kinneretstern

  1. Lee Miller, Man Ray, Robert Capa, and many others; a great period in the history of photography. Miller married an English artist after the war, and died as Lady Penrose, in England.
    Best wishes, Pete. x

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  2. You can visit the farmhouse she lived in with Penrose. Their son used to give tours and was generous in his reminiscences about Picasso and other visitors. I think he confessed to becoming over excited as a child in a bull fighting game and he bit Picasso. P bit him back, I seem to recall!

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