Manuscript Collections
Erte (Tirtoff, Romain de). Collection.

Collection Number: D-180

5 linear feet
The Russian-born painter Romain de Tirtoff, who called himself Erté after the French pronunciation of his initials, was considered one of the foremost fashion and stage designers of the early twentieth century.
Collection of framed prints and statue (gift of William Karl Schwarze).
Art and Architecture
Additional Collection Information
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (
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