A New Documentary Takes on the Wild, Strange Life of Peggy Guggenheim

A New Documentary Takes on the Wild, Strange Life of Peggy Guggenheim

A New Documentary Takes on the Wild, Strange Life of Peggy Guggenheim: not a great documentary, but what a fascinating lady

Peggy Guggenheim at her home on The Grand Canal, Venice … mid 1950’s. In the background L’Atelier (Pablo Picasso) and in the foreground Arc of Petals (Alexander Calder).

Peggy Guggenheim at her home on The Grand Canal, Venice … mid In the background L’Atelier (Pablo Picasso) and in the foreground Arc of Petals (Alexander Calder).

"I took advice from none but the best. I listened, how I listened! That's how I finally became my own expert."  Peggy Guggenheim

Peggy Guggenheim wearing a pair of gesso sunglasses (the butterfly) made for her by Edward Melcarth

Peggy Guggenheim by the side of the Canal Grande in Venice. Part of her art collection is still there.

Peggy Guggenheim on the terrace of her home, the Palazzo Venier dei Leoni in Venice, 1949

Peggy Guggenheim, Paris, C1930 (Rogi André) Shares my bday and left a fantastic museum in Venice!

Peggy Guggenheim, Paris, (Rogi André) Shares my bday and left a fantastic museum in Venice!

Peggy Guggenheim ballin out in Venice (her gondolier was also the city's corpse collector)

Image courtesy The Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Peggy Guggenheim , if you don't already know, was quite a gal. She acquired art (and men).

5 Spring Looks Befitting Peggy Guggenheim, Modern Art’s Most Infamous Patron

5 Spring Looks Befitting Peggy Guggenheim, Modern Art’s Most Infamous Patron

A miserable looking Peggy Guggenheim with an unbelievably beautiful headboard. I wish I knew who the artist was.

Edmondo Bacci, Tancredi Parmeggiani and Peggy Guggenheim at Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, Venice

Edmondo Bacci, Tancredi Parmeggiani and Peggy Guggenheim at Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, Venice. I want to be reincarnated in Peggy Guggenheim's body.

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