Celebrating Peter Orlovsky

Nude With Onions (Portrait of Peter Orlovsky) by Robert LaVigne (1954)

Peter Orlovsky, Allen’s long-time partner died on this day in 2010. He was 77 years old. First glimpsed by Allen in the portrait above by Robert LaVigne

Our previous Peter Orlovsky postings include here and here.

Here’s a little photo portfolio. We fondly remember you, Peter

Peter Orlovsky and Allen Ginsberg in Lee Forrest’s room, Hotel de Londres, Paris, December 1957 – Photograph by Harold Chapman

Peter Orlovsky, Allen Ginsberg, (and Michael McClure) – Photograph by Larry Keenan

Allen Ginsberg & Peter Orlovsky, Boulder Colorado 1978. Photo c. Cynthia MacAdams

Allen Ginsberg & Peter Orlovsky, Frankfurt airport, 1978. Photo: Herbert Rusche

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