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Robert de Montesquiou

(1855—1921)


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(1855–1921).

Poet, essayist, art critic, and aesthete. A rich homosexual dandy, Montesquiou bravely flaunted his eccentrically refined tastes for perfumes, fabrics, and luxury artefacts at high‐society extravaganzas, often lavishly orchestrated ...

Subjects: Literature.


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