Sarah Bernhardt, Assassin

paul nadar sarah bernhardt dans pierrot assassin smallFrom the exhibition, The Nadars, a Photographic Legend, running through February 3 at the Bibliothèque nationale de France: Paul Nadar, “Sarah Bernhardt in ‘Pierrot Assassin,'” circa 1883. BnF, département des Estampes et de la photographie.

Sarah Bernhardt by Nadar fils: Just another enfant de la République

félix nadar sarah bernhardt drapée de noir smallAll in the Family: From the exhibition, The Nadars, a Photographic Legend, running through February 3 at the Bibliothèque nationale de France:  Félix Nadar, “Sarah Bernhardt, draped in black,” 1864. BnF, département des Estampes et de la photographie.