Lee Miller & Man Ray

1929 1929

Lee Miller met Man Ray when she tracked him down at his favorite bar, Le Bateau Ivre, on the boulevard Raspail. Miller was twenty-two, Man Ray thirty-nine.


"My name is Lee Miller and I'm your new student," the strikingly beautiful young woman told Man Ray on their first meeting."I don't have students," Man Ray shot back, "and besides I'm leaving for Biarritz tomorrow." "So am I," Lee replied. And so commenced an affair and partnership unsurpassed in Man Ray's life.

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