Manuscript Collections
Erte (Tirtoff, Romain de). Collection.

Collection Number: D-180

Extent
5 linear feet
Biography
The Russian-born painter Romain de Tirtoff, who called himself Erté after the French pronunciation of his initials, was considered one of the foremost fashion and stage designers of the early twentieth century.
Description
Collection of framed prints and statue (gift of William Karl Schwarze).
Subject
Art and Architecture
Access
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