Dream Kitsch

Colette (1873-1954) surrounded by her paperweight collection. Other famous paperweight collectors include Oscar Wilde, Truman Capote, Empress Eugénie, Jeanne Lanvin and Eva Perón.

(Image from Celeste Olalquiaga, The Artificial Kingdom: On the Kitsch Experience, Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2002, p. 61.)

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