Full-length portrait of actress Émilie Marie Bouchaud, known by the stage name Polaire. She wears a double strand of large pearls around her neck and a pearl brooch pinned at the waist of her low cut dress. She poses with one leg extended out to one side with her foot pointed, and holds one arm up near her chin. She holds a small bouquet of flowers in her other hand.


  • Title: [Mlle Polaire]
  • Creator: Paul Nadar
  • Date Created: about 1910
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: 15 × 10.6 cm (5 7/8 × 4 3/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Gelatin silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XM.436.180
  • Culture: French
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Paul Nadar (French, 1856 - 1939)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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