Greta Garbo

Standard Name: Garbo, Greta

Connections

Connections Sort descending Author name Excerpt
Friends, Associates Iris Tree
Through her father, her second husband Ledebur, and her own acting and touring in the US, IT met and formed friendships with various Hollywood stars, including Charlie Chaplin , Greta Garbo , and Lillian Gish .
Fielding, Daphne. The Rainbow Picnic. Eyre Methuen, 1974.
61-2, 102, 117
Friends, Associates F. Tennyson Jesse
There they spent time with journalists broadcasters, actors, and writers like Alexander Woollcott , Greta Garbo , Alfred Lunt , Lynn Fontanne , Noël Coward , Vita Sackville-West and Harold Nicolson , Sam Behrman ,...
Friends, Associates Edith Sitwell
During her first visit to the USA, ES met Charlie Chaplin , Greta Garbo , and Marianne Moore . A press party at the Gotham Book Mart in New York was attended by ES ...
Intertextuality and Influence Githa Sowerby
This play's examination of modern sexual mores may have been provoked by a recent Hollywood scandal involving Greta Garbo , or more likely (in Riley's view) by the recent affair of King Edward VIII and...
Textual Features Pam Gems
Structured along the lines of Brecht ian epic theatre, but filmic in many of its methods, PG 's drama presents a sequence of episodes from the life of the seventeenth-century Swedish ruler Queen Christina ....
Textual Production Clemence Dane
CD collaborated with Salka Viertel on a screenplay of Tolstoy 's Anna Karenina for Greta Garbo .
Weintraub, Stanley, editor. Dictionary of Literary Biography 10. Gale Research, 1982.
10: 137
Demastes, William W., and Katherine E. Kelly, editors. British Playwrights, 1880-1956. Greenwood Press, 1996.
98

Timeline

1932
Art historian Kenneth Clark commissioned from the Omega Workshops a set of dinner plates painted by Vanessa Bell and Duncan Grant bearing portrait heads of famous women, including Elizabeth I and other queens, Greta Garbo
15 April 1990
Singer and film-star Greta Garbo died at the age of eighty-four.