Monument of Oscar Wilde (LOC)

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When: 01 January 1910

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Bain News Service,, publisher.

Monument of Oscar Wilde

[between ca. 1910 and ca. 1915]

1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.

Notes:
Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).

Format: Glass negatives.

Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print

General information about the Bain Collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain

Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ggbain.10698

Call Number: LC-B2- 2433-8

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Owner: The Library of Congress
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    Avatara

    • 14/Mar/2008 18:43:19

    A story about another? Oscar Wilde monument: www.keisterphoto.com/cemeteries/tom_latest.htm

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    rmcarrier1

    • 14/Mar/2008 19:39:13

    Wonderful statue.

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    Brad Eshbach

    • 14/Mar/2008 20:56:23

    this is the monument that is now in Père Lachaise Cemetery?

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    Rachel Michaux

    • 15/Mar/2008 21:19:31

    I've a photo of this in my stream taken @ Cimetiere du Pere Lachaise: The Egyptian

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    Brooke_Stewart

    • 20/Mar/2008 02:44:50

    What a great story about this monument... I had to put the notes- make sure you read the article, there's so much more to the story!! Poor Oscar!! May he finally rest in peace... The full article is linked above in the first comment.

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    Mr. Kimberly

    • 24/Mar/2008 08:05:12

    The grave is well-kissed... Caroline and Oscar, Oscar Wilde's Gravesite

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    Rachel Michaux

    • 26/Mar/2008 15:38:02

    Yes--excellent story-- thanks for the notes-- Does any one know why the tomb is kissed so much? I was surprised to see so many lipstick lip prints all over, just like in Mr Kimberly's photo--

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    zona di fotographia

    • 18/Apr/2008 23:12:28

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Photography Paradiso, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    Martin Beek

    • 19/Aug/2008 16:42:17

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Nineteenth Century English Poetry, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    judicious curtain

    • 20/Aug/2008 19:37:45

    This is a wonderful addition to the C19 poetry pool!

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    ₪*ClandryP*₪Anima e Respiro

    • 28/Nov/2008 17:33:09

    Please let us admire your beautiful photo on Oscar Wilde Death's Day All About Oscar Wilde The Wilders' Place on Flickr

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    ZiKiarts

    • 04/Feb/2009 06:58:41

    Oscar Wilde .......http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/1469981912/

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    rachelmoon

    • 30/Mar/2009 02:23:23

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/rachelmoon/3397478570/

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    productive side

    • 04/Apr/2009 00:29:31

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called soulful group, and we'd love to have this added to the group! author of so many beautiful fairytale

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    productive side

    • 04/Apr/2009 00:29:55

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called a new world, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    productive side

    • 04/Apr/2009 00:30:17

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called piece of heaven, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    productive side

    • 04/Apr/2009 00:30:32

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called free and proud, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

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    • 04/Apr/2009 00:30:42

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    Blaithin2010

    • 27/Jun/2010 08:37:29

    when you go to la cimitiere du pere lachaise the guard expects you to buy a map which shows the grave of Jim Morrison of the Doors marked with a red X but actually i was looking for the Jewish section to see the Holocaust memorials.

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    artolog

    • 09/Oct/2017 18:30:08

    see also Monument of Oscar Wilde - Paris - London  (LOC)