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 Valentine <I>Gross</I> Hugo

Valentine Gross Hugo

Boulogne-sur-Mer, Departement du Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Death 1968 (aged 80–81)
Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Burial Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France
Plot Division 28
Memorial ID 13952740 · View Source
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Artist. Associated with Diaghilev's Ballets Russes during its early days and later with Cocteau and the Surrealists. She is probably best known for her illustrations of Paul Eluard's poetry. She also designed the costumes for the classic film "The Passion of Joan of Arc" (1928) and appeared in Luis Bunuel's "The Golden Age" (1930). She was married to Jean Hugo, great-grandson of Victor Hugo.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 13952740
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Valentine Gross Hugo (16 Mar 1887–1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13952740, citing Cimetière de Montparnasse, Paris, City of Paris, Île-de-France, France ; Maintained by Find A Grave .