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DRAMATIS PERSONAE

JACQUES DOUCET

JEANNE DOUCET 

SONIA ROUX†

SERVILLE ROUX†

PAUL POIRET

Géry Pierret - Apollinare's secretary

Dr. Alphonse Crozier*

Charles Vignier

André Joubin

Surrealists

ANDRÉ BRETON

Paul Eluard

Louis Aragon

Max Ernst

 

 

Poets & Writers

MAX JACOB

GUILLAUME (KOSTRO) APOLLINAIRE

André (The Peregrine) Suarès

André (Longfingers) Salmon

 

Picasso’s models at the Bateau Lavoir

Zora*

Choire*

 

 

Others

The Baroness de Faucheville*

Count Robert de Montesquieu

Josephine Baker

Conchita Ruiz - Picasso's young sister

Antoine Doucet

Edouard Doucet

 

Government

President Doumergue

Prime minister

All real people, except:

† Names changed 

* Fictional

Dealers & Collectors

AMBROISE VOLLARD

Père Mañach

Wilhelm Uhde

Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler

Gertrude Stein

Leo Stein

 

Artists

PABLO PICASSO

CARLES CASAGEMAS

Henri (Le Douanier) Rousseau

Rose Adler

Ramón Pichot

Henri Matisse

Séraphine Louis [de Senlis]

Marie Laurencin

Lovers

FERNANDE OLIVIER

Germaine Gargallo

Odette

Antoinette

Barcelona prostitutes

Madame Carmen*

Katterina*

Maria*

Dolores*

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Lower Vestibule, featuring Joseph Csaky's staircase
The Persian Chamber

Jacques Doucet's Studio aka

The Temple of Arts, at Rue St James 

Included are some of the precious items from the collection. More to follow

The master in his robes
Shakamuni Buddha, 630 AD
Central chamber
Bird Cage on Stand, Pierre Legrain
Hall Table, Eileen Gray
Sketch of The Circus, Georges Seurat
Round Table, Eileen Gray
The Lotus Table, Eileen Gray
Danaide, Brancousi
Sofa, Marcel Coard (originally upholstered in red)
Magician of the Night, Eileen Gray
Stool, Pierre Legrain
  Il Ritornante, Giorgio de Chirico
The Dream by Henri Rousseau (not actually in the 'Temple of Arts' but significant in the mind of its creator)
The Snake Chamber, Henri Rousseau
Documents Cabinet, Louis Mergier