Monaco. Le Royaume d'une Princesse. The Kelly Family - 1947. Grace, her father, Kell, Lizanne and her mother. 1952. In “Mogambo”, with Clark Gable. 1954. Already a consecrated Hollywood star. 1954 - Best actress Oscar in “The Country Girl”. with Marlon Brando. with William Holden.
Le Royaume d'une Princesse
Grace, her father, Kell, Lizanne and her mother
In “Mogambo”, with Clark Gable
Already a consecrated Hollywood star
with Marlon Brando
with William Holden
“High Society” – scene with Louis Armstrong
Scene with Frank Sinatra
wearing the flower that was her legendary passion – the orchid
in April 19, 1956
At official solemnity
Née Caroline Louise Margueritte Grimaldi, in January 23, 1957
Born Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre Grimaldi in March 14, 1958
Née Stéphanie Marie Élisabeth Grimaldi, in February 1st , 1965
The Grimaldi, a family of Genovese origin exiles, in December 8, 1297 joined Monaco’s Fortress – by then a Genovese colony – and launched the first stone in this fortified square (today the Principality Palace).
Is ever since the official residence of Monaco’s Principality Princes
During the last five centuries is the scenery of most of royal family weddings, besides other solemn ceremonies.
View of the Grimaldi Castle on the Cliff, and part of the Port of Monaco.
Officially, “Port Hercule”
Where Grace married and rests forever
Its construction begun in 1924; dedicated in May 1st, 1930
Dedicated in 1910 by its founder, Prince Albert I
This Museum and Institute was directed by Jacques Cousteau
Built 50 years ago, protected by the oriental part of the Cliff of Monaco is the best sheltered one.
Inaugurated in 1864
Monaco is a party allover
View from outside the upper exit of the train station
The guardrails were still in place from the Monaco Grand Prix
On a feast day
Botero – Adam and Eve
... collective of luxury…...
... orsingular opulence...
The port at night
Where everybody “happens”, or watch who does…
At night, more swarm still Monaco’s mythic meeting point
One of the most traditional and refined of Monaco’s hotels.
Salle Belle Epoque
By Charles Garnier, architect that projected also the Paris Opera
Under its lights magic
Conceived by Charles Garnier as well
The Royal Entrance
The son, present Sovereign Prince of Principality as Albert II, and Princesses
Grace also left her mark adding a new tradition – 54th Ball of Roses – III 24, 2007
Roses were amongst the passions of Princess Grace, who idealized this social and beneficent happening, and has been its first hostess
Honoring Princess Grace, when Grimaldi’s House Princesses entered bearing bouquets of other of its great passions – the orchids