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Miller, Lee, 1907-1977


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  • Variants

    • Miller, Miss Lee
    • Miller, Elizabeth, 1907-1977
    • Penrose, Elizabeth Miller, 1907-1977
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1907-04-23
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1977-07-21
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Poughkeepsie (N.Y.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Chiddingly (England)
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Miller, Miss Lee
  • Sources

    • found: Atelier Man Ray, 1982 (subj.)t.p. (Lee Miller) p. 56 (b. 4/23/08, Poughkeepsie; photographer; d. July 1977, Sussex)
    • found: Penrose, A. The lives of Lee Miller, c1985:CIP info. from publisher (Elizabeth Miller, b. 4/23/07 (supported by copies of her passport and newspaper clipping); married name, Elizabeth Miller Penrose; literary pseud., Lee Miller)
    • found: LC manual auth. cd.(hdg.: Miller, Miss Lee; usage: Miss Lee Miller; "Vogue" staff photographer)
    • found: Lee Miller, photography, surrealism and the Second World War from Vogue to Dachau, 2017:title page (Lee Miller) page 4 of cover (Lee Miller (1907-1977) was an American-born Surrealist and war photographer who, through her role as a model for Vogue magazine, became the apprentice of Man Ray in Paris, and later one of the few women war correspondents to cover the Second World War from the frontline)
    • found: Wikipedia, February 21, 2018(Lee Miller; Elizabeth "Lee" Miller, Lady Penrose (April 23, 1907--July 21, 1977), was an American photographer; she was a fashion model in New York City in the 1920s before going to Paris, where she became a fashion and fine art photographer; during the Second World War, she was a war correspondent for Vogue, covering events such as the London Blitz, the liberation of Paris, and the concentration camps at Buchenwald and Dachau; she was born in Poughkeepsie, New York, daughter of Theodore and Florence Miller; in 1934, Miller married the Egyptian businessman and engineer Aziz Eloui Bey; she married British surrealist painter and curator Roland Penrose in 1947; Miller died from cancer at Farley Farm House in Chiddingly, East Sussex in 1977)
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    • 1983-07-26: new
    • 2018-02-22: revised
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