Salomeya Nikolayevna <I>Andronikashvili</I> Andronikoff-Halpern

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Salomeya Nikolayevna Andronikashvili Andronikoff-Halpern

  • Birth Oct 1888
  • Death 8 May 1982
  • Burial Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Greater London, England
  • Plot cremated, ashes scattered over trafalgar Square in London
  • Memorial ID 30960412

Socialite. She was born in Tbilisi, now Georgia, then - Russian Empire. Her father was Georgian, her mother – Russian. First married P.S. Andreyev. Famous beauty in her young years she was adored by many poets and artists who devoted her their poems (among them – O.Mandelshtam) and made numerous portraits of her (Z.Serebryakova, V.Shuhaev…). Among her personal friends were famous Russian poets Anna Akhmatova and Marina Tsvetaeva. She was well known under her nickname Solominka. In 1919 she emigrated thrugh Caucases and Constantinople to Paris. In 1937 she moved to London. In London she married a lawyer Alexander Yakovlevich Halpern. Published a book of recipes.

“HALPERN. Salome on May 8th peacefully in her 93rd year. Widow of the late Alexander Halpern, mother of Irina Andreyeff. Cremation Putney Vale Thursday May 13th, 1.30 p.m.” (The Times (London, England), Wednesday, May 12, 1982; pg. 24; Issue 61231.)


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  • Created by: julia&keld
  • Added: 29 Oct 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 30960412
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Salomeya Nikolayevna Andronikashvili Andronikoff-Halpern (Oct 1888–8 May 1982), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30960412, citing Putney Vale Cemetery and Crematorium, Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Greater London, England ; Maintained by julia&keld (contributor 46812479) .