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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) (1886-1962), Actress and singer

Sitter in 70 portraits
Musical comedy actress; a precocious child star, played Little Red Riding Hood (1896); had great success in The Merry Widow (1907) and The Count of Luxembourg (1911).

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)

by Rita Martin, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1907
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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)

by Rita Martin, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1907
NPG x131530

Ax160392

Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Sonia and Joseph Coyne as Prince Danilo in 'The Merry Widow'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1907
NPG Ax160392

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Sonia in 'The Merry Widow'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1907
NPG x135274

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Sonia in 'The Merry Widow'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1907
NPG x135275

x135836

Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)

by Malcolm Arbuthnot
vintage bromide print, late 1900s
NPG x135836

x138268

Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)

by Rita Martin, published by J. Beagles & Co
bromide postcard print, 1907
NPG x138268

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Sonia in 'The Merry Widow'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1907
NPG x126285

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Alice in 'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG Ax160388

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Alice and Robert Michaelis as Freddy Fairfax in 'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG Ax160389

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Joseph Coyne as Harry Q. Conder and Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Alice in 'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG Ax160390

x135268

'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG x135268

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'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG x135269

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'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG x135270

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Alice and Joseph Coyne as Harry Q Conder in 'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG x135271

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Alice in 'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print with glitter, 1909
NPG x135272

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough) as Alice and Robert Michaelis as Freddy Faifax in 'The Dollar Princess'

by Foulsham & Banfield, published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1909
NPG x135273

x135276

Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)

by Draycott Galleries, published by Davidson Brothers
hand-coloured bromide postcard print with glitter, circa 1909
NPG x135276

x1092

Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)

by Mrs Albert Broom (Christina Livingston)
half-plate glass negative, early 1910s
NPG x1092

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Lily Elsie (Mrs Bullough)

by Foulsham & Banfield
bromide print, circa 1910
NPG x135835

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