L a - b e a u t é - s a u v e r a - l e - m o n d e ~ D o s t o ï e v s k i
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Countess Nora Draskovich de Trakostyán, circa 1916
Countess Nora Karola Draskovich (Drašković) de Trakostyán, née Countess von Lützow (1 February 1891, Cannes - 12 May 1945, Königswiesen), wife of Count Ivan Rudolf Draskovich de Trakostyán (1878-1963). They were married in 1912 when she was twenty-one, and had two children together. They divorced, and both remarried. She wed Karl Friedrich Maria, Count Khuen von Belasi, Count von Khuen-Lützow (1879-1963) in 1924; they had a son the next year. She died at the age of fifty-four, just before the end of World War II.
Stephen O'Donnell, painter and singer/performer. A mid-career fine artist, I have been showing professionally since 1995. Married to author and graphic designer Gigi Little, with whom I occasionally perform a mother and daughter singing act, Madeleine and Penny Prévert.