The Nadars, a photographic legend

The Nadars


Liane de Pougy at the Olympia theatre

Paul Nadar, 1905

Poster by Louis Geisler
Photomechanical print, 80 × 60 cm.
BnF, Prints and Photographs Department, ENT DN-1 (GEISLER, L.)-FT 6
© Bibliothèque nationale de France
Anne-Marie Chassaigne (1869-1950), a.k.a. Liane de Pougy, first came to fame as a Folies Bergères dancer, before turning into one of the best-known social butterflies of Paris's Belle Époque.