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Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother (1900-2002), Queen of George VI

Sitter associated with 484 portraits
Born in the last year of Queen Victoria's reign. Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon married the Duke of York in 1923. She became Queen Elizabeth when her husband was crowned King George VI in 1937. On the King's death in 1952 she became known as the Queen Mother and her elder daughter became Queen Elizabeth II. She is the first member of the British Royal Family to pass the age of 100.

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x95767

The wedding of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 26 April 1923
NPG x95767

x95769

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 26 April 1923
NPG x95769

x95770

The wedding of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Bassano Ltd
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 26 April 1923
NPG x95770

x11910

The wedding of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Bassano Ltd
sepia-toned platinotype on original card mount, 26 April 1923
NPG x11910

x130935

King George VI; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 18 January 1923
NPG x130935

x38413

The wedding of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by H.R. Wicks, for Bassano Ltd
sepia-toned platinotype, 26 April 1923
NPG x38413

x130941

King George VI; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass plate negative, 18 January 1923
NPG x130941

x29157

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Hay Wrightson
whole-plate film negative, 1924
NPG x29157

x27986

King George VI; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 2 July 1924
NPG x27986

x27987

King George VI; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 2 July 1924
NPG x27987

x27988

King George VI; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 2 July 1924
NPG x27988

x29155

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Hay Wrightson
whole-plate film negative, 1924
NPG x29155

x33717

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother; King George VI

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 2 July 1924
NPG x33717

x27972

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 2 July 1924
NPG x27972

x28050

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 2 July 1924
NPG x28050

x28016

King George VI; Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 11 November 1926
NPG x28016

x28024

Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother; King George VI

by Vandyk
whole-plate glass negative, 11 November 1926
NPG x28024

x32998

Christening of Queen Elizabeth II

by Vandyk
12 x 10 inch glass negative, 29 May 1926
NPG x32998