Item 3 - Photograph of Bernard Berenson, with note by Nicky Mariano to Elizabeth Trevelyan on back

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Photograph of Bernard Berenson, with note by Nicky Mariano to Elizabeth Trevelyan on back


  • 29 Apr. 1955 (Creation)

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1 photograph, with MS inscription on front, letter on back.

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MS inscription beneath photograph: 'To Elizabeth Trevelyan, with the affectionate friendship of Bernard Berenson'.

Letter from Nicky Mariano to Elizabeth Trevelyan on the back, dated '29. iv. 1955'. Cannot find photograph which was reproduced in The Sketch so sends this one. Comments 'How marvellous Bob's photo is! We are both very happy to have it and touched at seeing him so lifelike in it'. B. B.'s birthday is on Jun. 26tth but he is glad to have Elizabeth's best wishes already. Nicky and B. B. are leaving tomorrow 'on our usual escape-from-too-many-visitors tour'; this time to Tripoli and Sicily.

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