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Edith Bouvier Beale and Edith Ewing Beale otherwise known as Little Edie and Big Edie outside their Grey Gardens East Hampton, NY estate. 1930s 1940s vintage photo. classic beach house. David and Albert Maysles documentary.

Edith Bouvier Beale and Edith Ewing Beale otherwise known as Little Edie and Big Edie outside their Grey Gardens East Hampton, NY estate. David and Albert Maysles documentary.

"Cute girl I like her style" (Continuum & extension of Edie S.) -- Little edie, 1936

Daily Dose Pick: Little Edie’s Diary, 1929

motherdarling: “ Little Edie in front of Guild Hall, East Hampton, 1936 Source: Edith Bouvier Beale of Grey Gardens: A Life in Pictures by Eva Marie Beale ”

.Big Edie’s complexion was not as dark as her brother’s, but it was darker than most people’s, dark enough to give her the air of a gypsy when combined, as it usually was, with hair askew and long drop earrings. If Edith was a great favorite with the young because she was just as irrepressible as they were, she paid for her popularity by being distrusted by the Bouvier adults and considered a subversive influence to be barely tolerated at family festivals

Big Edie’s complexion was not as dark as her brother’s, but it was darker than most people’s, dark enough to give her the air of a gypsy when combined, as it usually was, with hair askew and long drop earrings.

The middle years of Edie's life were spent taking care of her mother and their cats at their family home in East Hampton, known as Grey Gardens. Although she rarely ventured outside the house she always dressed stylishly, even if her mother was the only one who saw her. #styleicon #modcloth

“ “Mother told me to sell Grey Gardens to prevent it from falling into Jackie’s hands, so I sold it for mere pennies to these wonderful people - Ben Bradlee and his wife Sally Quinn. Somebody took me to see the house after they moved in, and though.

Big Edie with Little Edie Beale

'Little' Edith Bouvier Beale - a cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, with her mother 'Big Edie' - ,

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