Sunday, 8 July 2018

338) Gertrude Bell

Gertrude Bell (1868 - 1926). English writer, traveller, political officer, administrator, and archaeologist.
"Bell had red hair, green eyes and a thoughtful, fine-boned face. Small in stature, she was nonetheless forceful in nature: intelligent, energetic and sometimes brusque to the point of rudeness."
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/women/life/forgotten-female-lawrence-arabia-helped-create-modern-middle/
"Gertrude Bell was of middle height, slender, and erect, with auburn hair and piercing greenish-brown eyes set in finely cut features."
http://www.presscom.co.uk/bell/bellbio.html
"The little girl, whose red hair and blue-green eyes resembled those of her adoring father..."
https://books.google.it/books



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