Natalie’s insouciance charmed her, and their brief relationship was the inspiration for Liane’s roman à clef, Idylle Saphique (Sapphic. Idylle saphique has 4 ratings and 0 reviews: Published March 6th by Alteredit, Paperback. Paris: Librarie de la Plume pp. Item # Liane de Pougy was a famed courtesan of Belle Èpoque France and Folies Bergères dancer, one of the .

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The enterprising Liane quickly and safely skipped off for Paris. Within an hour, Anne Marie was on her way to Paris, leaving her infant son with his father, who in turn sent his son to live with the boy’s grandparents, in Suez.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This page was last edited on 5 Septemberat Comments and reviews What are comments? Upon her marriage to Prince Georges Ghika on June 8, she became Princess Ghika ; this marriage ended in separation, though not divorce.

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Preview — Idylle saphique by Liane de Pougy. Alessandra marked it as to-read Aug 16, Book Portrait marked it as to-read Nov 30, But behind her was a maid bearing a large velvet cushion on which as piled a glittering mound of her entire jewel collection. This single location in All: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Moira Russell added it Feb 21, Then set up a personal list of libraries idylke your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.


She began her career as a courtesan with the Countess Valtesse de la Bignewho taught Anne-Marie the profession and whose monumental bed was made of varnished bronze.

Liane de Pougy

Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? In her widowhood, Liane rejoined the Dominican order and donned her old name, veil, and habit.

Want to Read saving…. Open Preview See a Problem? Maddieson marked it as to-read Nov 27, Born Anne Marie Chassaigne, Liane was, in the light of French romantic cynicism, the perfect courtesan, having been raised in a nunnery and escaping it through marriage to a naval officer who impregnated her in spite of the impenetrable walls of the convent at age sixteen.

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It is said that the groom was a brute and abused her — she wore the scar of his beatings on her breast for the rest of her life. Skip to content Skip to search. Be the idyllee to add this to a list. Ikarr added it Jan 02, After moving to Paris, from her position at the Folies she became a noted demimondaineand a rival of ” La Belle Otero “. Anne-Marie later wrote in her memoirs that her new husband took her violently on their wedding night, an event which left her emotionally scarred.

Nikki marked it as to-read Nov 26, Paris, Sappho, and Art: In her memoirs, Liane accused her husband of abuse, and she quickly acquired an aristocratic lover, whose prowess no doubt convinced her of her saphiqur for amour.

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