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Princess Margaret (1930-2002), Daughter of George VI; Countess of Snowdon

Sitter associated with 270 portraits
The second daughter of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother and younger sister of the HM The Queen. Began carrying out public engagements, often with her sister, soon after the Second World War. As leader of the 'Princess Margaret set' she was known for her striking beauty that, combined with her fashion sense, made her a style icon for the 1950s and early 1960s. Married the photographer Antony Armstrong Jones, Earl of Snowdon in 1960. They had two children, Viscount Linley and Lady Sarah Chatto. The marriage was dissolved in 1978. Acted for many years as an active patron of numerous charities and was President of the Royal Ballet.

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'The Royal Wedding Group'

by Bassano Ltd, published by The Photochrom Co Ltd
halftone postcard print, 20 November 1947
NPG x193012

x34053

Princess Margaret

by Baron Studios
bromide print, 1950
NPG x34053

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Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1951
NPG x34059

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Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1951
NPG x34066

x34076

Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 1951
NPG x34076

x34081

Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
bromide print, 1951
NPG x34081

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Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
cream-toned bromide print, 1953
NPG x34078

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Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
chlorobromide print on tissue and card mount, 1953
NPG x34080

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Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding, hand-coloured by Beatrice Johnson
hand-coloured bromide print, 1953
NPG x44638

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Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate colour transparency, 1953
NPG x37907

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Princess Margaret

by Dorothy Wilding
half-plate colour transparency, 1953
NPG x37908

x194275

Princess Margaret; Sir Norman Bishop Hartnell

by Planet News
vintage print, 1958
NPG x194275

x35958

Princess Margaret

by Cecil Beaton
bromide print on white card mount, 1965
NPG x35958

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