Princess Parlaghy Is Pining for Her Zoo Came Over With Only 18 of Her 60 Pets

It Happened on
July 11, 1908

She Has a Retinue Spends $2000 a Week and Is Here to Paint Portraits of Thirty Distinguished Americans

The Evening World, New York, New York, 11 Jul 1908, Saturday, Page 3

When I paint a man…


People featured in this post:


William Howard Taft

27th president of the United States

William Shea


William J. Shea

Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court from 1959 to 1965

Ernest H. Powell

Marshall to Her Serene Highness The Princess Vilma Lwoff-Parlaghy

Francis Furger

Third Attache to Her Serene Highness the Princess Vilma Lwoff-Parlagy


Frederick M. Dellus

First Attache and Secretary to Her Serene Highness The Princess Vilma Lwoff-Parlaghy


Nixola Greeley-Smith

Journalist who worked at Joseph Pulitzer's papers and developed a distinctive style to her human interest stories and interviews


Princess Vilma Lwoff-Parlaghy

Her serene Highness - Prolific portraitist of notable Europeans and Americans