Beatrice Harrison in New York - in the middle of the 1910's
Beatrice Harrison, and Patricia Cleveland-Peck (ed.), The Cello and the Nightingales- The autobiography of Beatrice Harrison (1985), p. 105. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1432133270280 accessed: 28 September, 2021
Listening tohide composers
written by Johann Sebastian Bach
|performed by Beatrice Harrison|
|Date/Time||in the middle of the 1910's|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
On the day of the concert Beatrice awakened with her face and body practically black. She probably caught a type of jaundice that was then raging in England. She had an exquisite dress, pearl-grey satin with a large collar, and her face, neck, chest, arms, hands and fingers thickly coated with the liquid powder.