Baroness Philippine de Rothschild
Baroness Philippine de Rothschild has had a successful career as an actress, a quarter of a century at the head of an enormous wine company, a lifetime as a Rothschild. She has been spontaneous, indefatigable, fearless. And she is still forging ahead. Watch our video preview of the issue.
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