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Emmuska Orczy, 1865-1947
Literary File, Photography Collection

300 items (1 box)

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None

Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The Emmuska Orczy Literary File consists of 300 items of or pertaining to Orczy, most of which are housed in two albums. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*Items are located at PH:LF:Orczy, E. O., Baroness, unless otherwise noted.

Item List

Container Accession / P No. Description
*P1Full length portrait of Orczy as a young woman standing in a greenhouse with a cat in her arms.
*P2Full length portrait of Orczy in a formal (wedding?) dress holding a bouquet of roses.
*P3A-P3CThree variant half length portraits of Orczy as a middle-aged woman.
*P4A-P4GTwo variant bust portraits of Orczy as an older woman (four original photographic prints of one and three of the other).
*P5 Portrait of Orczy as an older woman, in her garden.
* P6Portrait of an unidentified man in a velvet suit and buckle pumps, with a sword, standing (same man appears in P7).
*P7 Portrait of two unidentified men in uniform, one seated and one standing (man standing appears in P6).
*P8-P13 Views of Quebec, Canada.
* P14Scene from a theatrical performance; inscribed on verso: "The forge."
*P15Photographic reproduction of a painting by G. Papperitz titled "Richard Wagner in Bayreuth."
*P16 View of a room furnished for historical exhibit (associated with Franz Liszt?).
*957:0039:0001 Family portrait (names inscribed on verso, dated "le 24 Juin 1945").
*957:0039:0002 Portrait of Orczy as a middle-aged woman, seated at a desk writing.
PH:LF:Albums:Orczy, E. O., Baroness, 1 [unnumbered]195 items (black-and-white snapshots, 1 halftone print) in album, circa 1909-1911; captions for all; inscribed on cover: "Snowfield. Vol. 1. Garrow Hill. Stanmore Pk."
PH:LF:Albums:Orczy, E. O., Baroness, 2 [unnumbered]79 black-and-white snapshots in album; inscribed on cover: "Canada & some other photos."

Index of Photographers

Associated Press of Great Britain Ltd.--P5
Bassano, Alexander--P1-P2
Bruckmann, Friedrich, 1814-1898--P15
Canadian Pacific Railway Company--P8-P13
Fox Photos Ltd.--P16
J. Russell & Sons--P6-P7
Leon (Cairo, Egypt)--957:0039:0001
Turnill, Gordon--P4A-P4G
Wilding, Dorothy, 1893-1976--P3A-P3C
Yevonde Ltd.--957:0039:0002

Emmuska Orczy Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 25 April 2007 )

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