Greta Garbo ‘Susan Lenox, Her Fall and Rise’ by Clarence Sinclair Bull, 1931

Chasing Solitude: Greta Garbo’s Quest For Peace

How one of film history’s greatest legends wanted nothing to do with fame

Stockholm, Sweden circa 1895 — the world of Greta’s parents (From Flickr Commons)

Sweden

Greta at around 15 years old (From odenochaventyr.se)
Greta in a PUB commercial (From kf.se)

A Career

Greta Garbo in BERLING
Stiller and Garbo arriving in the United States (From LOC)
Greta and John Gilbert (From collections.artsmia.org)

Greta Makes History

Greta in promotion for ANNA CHRISTIE (From www.flickr.com/photos/26612863@N00/)
Greta in GRAND HOTEL

Greta Makes History… Again

The last time Greta Garbo stood in front of a film camera
Greta Garbo by Cecil Beaton, March 1948

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