Misia Sert, Queen of Paris 1877-1950


Brought up in Brussels and Paris, Misia Sert was a muse to the likes of Renoir and Toulouse-Lautrec.  She entertained the poets and painters, authors and composers of the early 20th century, a time of great artistic creativity.  She financially supported Sergei Diaghilev and the Ballets Russes and had a long association with Coco Chanel.  Lecturer Julian Halsby will take us through the life and times of this extraordinary woman at 6.30pm, Thursday 23 May at the Salini Resort in St. Paul’s Bay.  Join us for this exciting presentation; admission is free for members and open to the public for a fee of €15.  Contact Nicky Stilon at maltadfas@gmail.com for reservations.