Rita de Acosta Lydig

Oct 1, 1875 - Oct 27, 1929

Rita Hernandez de Alba de Acosta Stokes Lydig was an American socialite regarded as "the most picturesque woman in America." She was photographed by Adolf de Meyer, Edward Steichen, and Gertrude Käsebier, sculpted in alabaster by Malvina Hoffman, and was painted by Giovanni Boldini and John Singer Sargent, among others.
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