Post­ed by Cha­va Lansky

Han­nah Roth­schild’s 2012 book The Baroness is an expose of her great-aunt Nica, the rebel­lious Roth­schild,” a woman who lived out her years hov­er­ing on the edge of soci­ety. The book cov­er illus­tra­tion cap­tur­ing Nica’s par­tic­u­lar je ne sais quoi is by San Fran­cis­co based artist cou­ple Vivenne Flesh­er and Ward Shu­mak­er.

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Hail­ing from Amherst, MA, Cha­va Lan­sky is a stu­dent at Barnard Col­lege, where she stud­ies Eng­lish Lit­er­a­ture and Dance, and interns for the Jew­ish Book Council.