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Elizabeth Bibesco - Marriage and Paris
... In 1919 she married Prince Antoine Bibesco, a Romanian diplomat stationed in London, a man 22 years her senior ... After the marriage, Prince and Princess Bibesco lived in Paris at the Bibesco townhouse at 45, Quai Bourbon at the tip of the Ile St Louis looking up the river toward Notre Dame cathedral ... Antoine Bibesco was a lifelong friend of Marcel Proust and after his marriage to Elizabeth she too became a favorite of the reclusive writer ...
Marthe Bibesco
... Marthe, Princess Bibesco (Marthe Lucie née Lahovary 28 January 1886 – 28 November 1973) was a Romanian-French writer of the Belle Époque ... Bibesco's papers are at the Harry Ransom Center at the University of Texas at Austin ...
Antoine Bibesco - Biography
... His father was Prince Alexandre Bibesco, the last surviving son of the Hospodar of Wallachia ... As a young man, his mother, Princess Hélène Bibesco's celebrated Paris salon gave him the opportunity to meet Charles Gounod, Claude Debussy, Camille Saint-Saëns, Pierre Bonnard, Édouard Vuillard ... and shared a secret language in which Marcel was Lecram and the Bibescos were Ocsebib ...
Elizabeth Bibesco - Final Years
... She was buried in the Bibesco family vault on the grounds of Mogosoaia Palace outside Bucharest ... Hodgson, the only child of Prince and Princess Bibesco, continued to live at 45, Quai Bourbon until her death in 2004 ... In the second portrait, seen here (titled "Princess Antoine Bibesco"), Elizabeth appears slightly weary and melancholic, her eyes averted just enough to suggest a ...
Marthe Bibesco - Literary Glory
... For the Bibescos life after the war was more cosmopolitan than Romanian ... In 1919, Marthe was invited to Prince Antoine Bibesco's wedding in London to Elizabeth Asquith, daughter of the former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Herbert Henry Asquith, later Earl of Oxford ... Princess Elizabeth Bibesco, who died in Romania during World War II, is buried in the Bibesco family vault on the grounds of Mogoşoaia ...

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    Being in a hurry is one of the tributes he pays to life.
    —Elizabeth Asquith Bibesco (1897–1945)