GREY GARDENS TODAY - Tracey Jackson
Because of the legendary Maysles documentary and the multi -award winning 2009 HBO film of the same name Grey Gardens conjures up images of dilapidation and filth of mythic proportions. But Grey Gardens was sold 35 years ago, it looks very different today than it did when the Edies inhabited it.
Instagram post by Lydia 1940s • Dec 22, 2015 at 7:01pm UTC
652 Likes, 25 Comments - Lydia 1940s (@lydia1940s) on Instagram: “Edith Bouvier Beale (November 7, 1917 – circa January 9, 2002) was an American socialite, fashion…”
Grey Gardens - An Update
Little Edie Beale, 1972, the year Life Magazine discovered Jackie Kennedy’s aunt and cousin living in absolute squalor. When the HBO movie Grey Gardens starring Drew Barrymore came out a few years ago, I think almost every other design blog, including Cote de Texas, wrote about the Hampton’s beach house. Just in case you missed the movie, Jacqueline Kennedy’s cousin and aunt – Little and Big Edie Bouvier Beale - lived in squalor inside their once beautiful house along with hundreds of cats…