Dohme, Emma

SALONIÈRE (GERMANY)
BORN 22 Jul 1854, Magdeburg, Sachsen-Anhalt - DIED 1918, Berlin
REAL NAME Alenfeld, Emma
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Kirchhof Jerusalem und Neue Kirche I, Halleschen Tor, Kreuzberg (Abt. 3/1 - Erbb.)

Daughter of Julius Alenfeld. Her first husband was Henry Ernst Daniel Springer (1840-1880). Her second husband was Robert Dohme, who was librarian to emperor Wilhelm I. After her husband died in 1893 she had a salon at the Corneliusstrasse in Berlin that became most prominent after Felicie Bernstein died in 1918.

She had telephone early and this enabled her to invite her guests quickly. Among her visitors were Lovis Corinth, Max Liebermann, Walther Rathenau and Maximilian Harden.

Family
• Husband: Dohme, Robert

Related persons
• was visited by Corinth, Lovis
• was visited by Harden, Maximilian
• was visited by Liebermann, Max

Images

The grave of Robert and Emma Dohme at the Kirchhof Jerusalem und Neue Kirche I, Berlin.
Picture by Androom (28 May 2015)

 


Dohme, Robert

Published: 9 Apr 2017
Last update: 9 Apr 2017